I got a mean message. Here’s how I replied. – Pick Dave’s Brain

How do you respond when someone sends you a mean note? What do you do when someone anonymously gives you “drive by criticism” intended to tear you down? It’s a problem we all must deal with at some point. In this video I share how I chose to respond to one of these messages…

3 Steps to Find Your Dream Career – Pick Dave’s Brain

This week’s question comes from Ramzi in Quebec, Canada. Q: I have tried for a long time to find the best career where I will be fully satisfied, but I’m having a hard time finding it. What do you feel is the best formula to find the right career, Dave?

Why “less is more” for performance reviews – Pick Dave’s Brain

This week’s question comes from Natasha in Sydney, Australia. She asked: Q: I’ve read your articles on LinkedIn about Productive Leadership. I had a simple question. What should a good leader suggest for an employee to add on their professional development aspirations section in their performance review?

Happy Oasis Month!

Have anything fun planned?   That is typically my go-to question when trying to make small talk with people. It’s a simple question, but an important one.   Here in the U.S., summer just kicked off. The kids are out of school, the chiming melody of ice cream trucks sweeps through neighborhoods roughly three times … Continue reading “Happy Oasis Month!”