10 Hot-Topic Blogs for 2023

10 Hot-Topic Blogs for 2023

Now that we’ve all had some 2023 transition time, the Vida Aventura team took a look back at some of our top blogs over the last year or so that continue to be must-reads for teams, business leaders and executives. Whether it’s upping your leadership game, learning...
The Case for ‘Slow Productivity’

The Case for ‘Slow Productivity’

Increased productivity is usually on the top of the list when I work with executives, teams and organizations on setting goals. Who doesn’t want that for a healthy bottom line?  So when we hear the words ‘slow’ and ‘productivity’ together in a purposeful and positive...
The Rise of Helicopter Bosses

The Rise of Helicopter Bosses

We’re all familiar with helicopter parents, but have you heard of helicopter bosses? It’s a newer way to think about a very old problem: micromanagement. But thanks to the pandemic and the rise of remote working employees, managers have been facing new challenges, and...
Beginning Your Year With Intention

Beginning Your Year With Intention

By this time, company leaders and managers have usually already moved on from setting organizational goals, budgets and strategies for the coming year. And as individuals, we’ve transitioned into the new year, working toward our goals, organizing family schedules and...
What Is A ‘Chief Remote Officer’ & Who Needs Them?

What Is A ‘Chief Remote Officer’ & Who Needs Them?

Do you remember when the business world was collectively scrambling to abruptly transition from brick-and-mortar work models to the largely unknown and often bewildering territory of remote working? And there was a panicked scramble to answer ever-evolving questions,...
The Bright & Dark Side of Resilience

The Bright & Dark Side of Resilience

I’ve been revisiting the word resilience lately, and what it really means for a person to be described as resilient. You might be thinking, “Des, what’s the big deal?” And on the surface, you’d be right. Resilience is a revered trait and common topic in the coaching...