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

Reyer: Balancing the needs of strong teams and weak ones

Q: I oversee two teams; one is high-performing, and the other has some serious challenges. I have to spend most...

Updated: June 30, 2013, - 01:17 PM

Coach's Corner: Lack of opportunity calls for frank self-assessment

Q: I feel confident in my skills and accomplishments, but do not seem to inspire confidence in others. I’ve tried...

Updated: June 23, 2013, - 02:00 PM

Coach's corner: Changing your communication style

Q: I’m a pretty shy and quiet person, and as such prefer to deal with people at work via e-mail...

Updated: June 16, 2013, - 02:00 PM

Reyer: Overwhelmed in a new job? Give yourself a break

Q: I recently started a new job and I feel very overwhelmed. I was much more comfortable in my old...

Updated: June 09, 2013, - 01:31 PM

Coach's corner: Maintaining a strong team after manager's departure

Q: A manager on my team has moved on to a different company. We have a very cohesive group; what...

Updated: May 31, 2013, - 05:49 PM

Coach's Corner: Managing a rival at work

Q: I’m taking a new position, and one of my team had applied for my job. How do I establish...

Updated: May 24, 2013, - 07:08 PM

Coach's corner: How to work with micromanaging boss

Q: My new boss is a micromanager. I know what I’m doing, but he wants to hear about every detail...

Updated: May 17, 2013, - 05:45 PM

Reyer: How to deal with an intimidating co-worker

Q: I work with someone who is very intimidating. She isn’t my boss, but she leads some projects I’m involved...

Updated: May 12, 2013, - 10:06 AM

Reyer: 'Smartest person in the room' needs to be smarter

Q: I have a lot of good ideas on how to do things and ways that our work can be...

Updated: May 03, 2013, - 10:23 PM

Job-hunting advice: Let's go a little deeper

Readers do not pull their punches. And I make an effort to learn from every comment.Recently I received an e-mail...

Updated: April 28, 2013, - 11:11 AM

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