The Skills Suitcase!

The Skills Suitcase!

Just imagine, you carry a suitcase with you everywhere you go. As you get older the suitcase gets heavier and heavier. Perhaps the outside of the suitcase has stickers that represent the places you have visited and the experiences you have had through your lifetime....
The Light at the End of the Tunnel

The Light at the End of the Tunnel

We thought it would only be a few weeks in quarantine. Three weeks turned into three months. Three months turned into nine months, and now… This year the “What the Hecht?” blogs have held similar themes. When you do not know what the future holds, you look...
Culture In A Box!

Culture In A Box!

I recently attended a convention and several business leaders approached me to ask for assistance, they said; “My culture needs to be fixed, what can I/you do?” “My boss asked me to introduce a culture initiative, what does that mean?” “How do I know if I have a good...
I Lost My Voice!

I Lost My Voice!

Last week I was speaking at a convention in Florida and when I returned to Dallas, I realized I left my voice in Florida. Hope it had a great time on the beach! For two days, I opened my mouth, and nothing came out. For those who know me, I am certain you are laughing...
Who Are “They”? Multi-generations in the Workplace!

Who Are “They”? Multi-generations in the Workplace!

How do I manage “them”? What are “they” thinking? How do I sell to “them”? You might be wondering “who” is “them”? “Them” is anyone who is unlike you! As an HR and Training professional, I frequently receive calls from clients asking how to bridge the chronological...