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

Choking under high pressure

Q I have this problem that I can't seem to come through in high-pressure situations. I'm good at my job and know what to do, but then sometimes just don't follow through. What might be going on, and what can I do about it?

Updated: October 07, 2012, - 03:35 PM

Reyer: Learn from past hiring mistakes

Q My hiring decisions don't seem to be very good. The last few people I've hired have fallen short of my expectations. I can't figure it out -- I'm hitting it off with them in the interviews.

Updated: September 30, 2012, - 05:46 PM

Reyer: Be patient facing a micromanager

Q My new boss doesn't seem to realize that I know how to do my job.  He's a nice guy, but he is always telling me what to do even though I've been in my role for a few years now.  How can I get him to back off?

Updated: September 23, 2012, - 05:54 PM



Updated: September 23, 2012, - 09:40 AM

Don't panic when loop seems elusive

Q I find that I am becoming increasingly suspicious of my boss' motives regarding my position. He says I'm doing a good job, yet I often am excluded from key meetings and don't always receive the information I need to do my job. What should I do?

Updated: September 16, 2012, - 04:14 PM

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

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