Human Resources

The Marlo Companies

Toxicity: The Organization Cancer

Toxic cultures can be debilitating. Too much exposure causes physical symptoms. If you have ever left a toxic working environment, ...

True Colors: Learning to Speak the Language of Others

Blue, Orange, Gold, Green: Seeking to Understand... We started this series with an overview of True Colors and how it ...

Manager or Leader: Which One Are You?

Being a manager and being a leader are two entirely different things. While great leaders can be managers, not all ...

7 Traits of the Ideal Employee

All employers aim to hire the ideal employee. But what does this elusive ideal employee actually look like? While desired ...

Things to Know Before Evaluating Your Employees

Many managers dread the review process. It’s never easy to provide criticism, deal with potential emotions or offer performance improvements ...

Stabilizer: The Gold Mate

This week, we present our Gold mate! Unlike our other colors, there is an immediate difference in the photo to ...

Energizer: The Orange Mate

Without further delay, we present to you our orange Mate! Ahh! Just have a look at that picture! There is ...

Peacemaker: The Blue Mate

In this series, we learn about people and their preferences using the True Colors Personality Profile Indicator. When I say ...

Building a Cohesive Team Series

In this Building a Cohesive Team series, we have talked about the five essential pillars for building a cohesive team ...

Getting Results for a Cohesive Team

In the Building a Cohesive Team series, we have discussed trust, conflict, commitment, and accountability.  This is the fifth and ...