Liz Reyer

Columnist | Coach's Corner
Phone: 651-398-4765
Liz Reyer's Corner column, which advises executives, managers and workers on making positive changes, appears Mondays in the Star Tribune's Business Insider section.

Recent content from Liz Reyer

Social side of team building not your forte? Delegate

Q I've been in a management role for some years, and have one area that particularly challenges me. I'm a quiet person, and while I'm good at the work assignment and staff development parts of my job, I have a hard time with the "team spirit" aspects. Any suggestions to make this easier?

Updated: September 09, 2012, - 04:07 PM


Updated: September 07, 2012, - 02:22 PM

Find ways to liven up work, look to broaden horizons

Q I have a job in my field, but after 15 years am feeling rather bored with it. It's not practical to do a career change right now; what would you suggest to re-engage?

Updated: September 02, 2012, - 04:08 PM



Updated: August 31, 2012, - 02:58 PM

Reyer: Keep office home fires burning while you're away

Q I travel a lot for work and am struggling to maintain a cohesive relationship with the team that I lead. We have issues with prioritization and morale is suffering a bit. What do you suggest?

Updated: August 26, 2012, - 07:04 PM

Reyer: Only iPhone gets the full attention of this boss

Q My boss is addicted to his iPhone. He checks e-mails during meetings and sneaks glances at it when we have one-on-one meetings. I really feel like he's not paying attention to me when he should be, and wonder what I can do.

Updated: August 16, 2012, - 10:01 PM

Reyer: Don't let your manager's moods ruin your workday

QI have a new boss who is very moody. I never know if he's going to be friendly or completely remote, and his moods really shake up my day. I've tried talking to him about it, but it hasn't changed. What can I do?

Updated: August 12, 2012, - 05:46 PM


Updated: August 12, 2012, - 04:23 PM

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