Author Archive: Michel

Michel is the founder of Success Fuel for Managers. He is an author, speaker and consultant focusing on topics relevant to Managers and aspiring Managers in businesses of all sizes who want to get results, get attention, and get ahead.
He is also a contributor to Forbes and AllBusiness Experts .
Michel is available for speaking engagements, training and consulting. Connect with him or send an
email.

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PowerPoint Presentations – There is Only One Rule of Thumb Worth Following

PowerPoint Presentations – There is Only One Rule of Thumb Worth Following

Presentations can be very important to you as a Manager. Whether you use Microsoft PowerPoint, Keynote for the Mac or an alternate program, your slides are a key element of your presentation. You may be judged by how well you present and your performance will certainly impact whether you get approvals for your project, get […]

About Michel Theriault

Michel is the founder of Success Fuel for Managers. He is an author, speaker and consultant focusing on topics relevant to Managers and aspiring Managers in businesses of all sizes who want to get results, get attention, and get ahead. He is also a contributor to Forbes and AllBusiness Experts . Michel is available for speaking engagements, training and consulting. Connect with him or send an email.

By November 20, 2011 0 Comments Read More →
Being Fair doesn’t mean Treating all your Staff The Same

Being Fair doesn’t mean Treating all your Staff The Same

Being Fair doesn’t mean Treating all your Staff The Same The falacy of managing staff is that you should be consistent with everyone. That’s the wrong way get the best results from your staff and it’s not the way to keep them happy. The consistency you should show is how you handle issues and deal […]

About Michel Theriault

Michel is the founder of Success Fuel for Managers. He is an author, speaker and consultant focusing on topics relevant to Managers and aspiring Managers in businesses of all sizes who want to get results, get attention, and get ahead. He is also a contributor to Forbes and AllBusiness Experts . Michel is available for speaking engagements, training and consulting. Connect with him or send an email.

By November 13, 2011 0 Comments Read More →
Don’t Hire Your Clone

Don’t Hire Your Clone

It’s a natural tendency. We gravitate to people who are similar to us. Your friends, the colleagues you tend to socialize with, the neighbours you know and even the people you hire. Unfortunately, if you’re hiring people who are just like you, or are a ‘fit’ for your team, you are doing yourself and your […]

About Michel Theriault

Michel is the founder of Success Fuel for Managers. He is an author, speaker and consultant focusing on topics relevant to Managers and aspiring Managers in businesses of all sizes who want to get results, get attention, and get ahead. He is also a contributor to Forbes and AllBusiness Experts . Michel is available for speaking engagements, training and consulting. Connect with him or send an email.

By October 14, 2011 0 Comments Read More →
Getting Team Collaboration – By Design

Getting Team Collaboration – By Design

Teamwork is an overused phrase. We need to move beyond the ‘no I in Team’ concept and recognize that most of the structures we put in place don’t foster a true teamwork / collaborative environment. And often, that‘s not something you can change, it’s driven by your organization’s HR department and overall culture. The trick […]

About Michel Theriault

Michel is the founder of Success Fuel for Managers. He is an author, speaker and consultant focusing on topics relevant to Managers and aspiring Managers in businesses of all sizes who want to get results, get attention, and get ahead. He is also a contributor to Forbes and AllBusiness Experts . Michel is available for speaking engagements, training and consulting. Connect with him or send an email.

By September 27, 2011 0 Comments Read More →
Do You Really Know What Motivates People? Debunking The Myth

Do You Really Know What Motivates People? Debunking The Myth

Many managers rely on what appear to be generally accepted principles for managing results and motivating success with their staff and their suppliers and subcontractors. Unfortunately, how we motivate is one principle that needs to be re-thought based on real-life research. Quite simply, we aren’t doing it right. About Michel TheriaultMichel is the founder of […]

About Michel Theriault

Michel is the founder of Success Fuel for Managers. He is an author, speaker and consultant focusing on topics relevant to Managers and aspiring Managers in businesses of all sizes who want to get results, get attention, and get ahead. He is also a contributor to Forbes and AllBusiness Experts . Michel is available for speaking engagements, training and consulting. Connect with him or send an email.

By September 19, 2011 0 Comments Read More →
Procedures Are Necessary, Just Don’t Follow Them

Procedures Are Necessary, Just Don’t Follow Them

As Manager, we all know that procedures are necessary for work activity and business in general, but the reality is that just because you have a procedure, doesn’t mean it should always be done exactly the same way. Let your staff think for themselves more often. About Michel TheriaultMichel is the founder of Success Fuel […]

About Michel Theriault

Michel is the founder of Success Fuel for Managers. He is an author, speaker and consultant focusing on topics relevant to Managers and aspiring Managers in businesses of all sizes who want to get results, get attention, and get ahead. He is also a contributor to Forbes and AllBusiness Experts . Michel is available for speaking engagements, training and consulting. Connect with him or send an email.

By September 11, 2011 0 Comments Read More →
Repeat After Me – Communicating Better

Repeat After Me – Communicating Better

Most of us feel it’s a personal failing if we have to repeat back instructions or other information, but it’s a smart thing to do. Quite simply, the vast majority of us aren’t really very good at listening or remembering. And not hearing or remembering something is a sure way to miss something important. About […]

About Michel Theriault

Michel is the founder of Success Fuel for Managers. He is an author, speaker and consultant focusing on topics relevant to Managers and aspiring Managers in businesses of all sizes who want to get results, get attention, and get ahead. He is also a contributor to Forbes and AllBusiness Experts . Michel is available for speaking engagements, training and consulting. Connect with him or send an email.

By September 4, 2011 0 Comments Read More →
Getting Your Remote Team To Work Together

Getting Your Remote Team To Work Together

Managing staff is challenging enough, but when they are remotely located, whether in another city or working from home through an alternate working arrangement, it’s even harder. There are a number of things you can do to manage better with a remote team. It does take some effort, but it can pay off. About Michel […]

About Michel Theriault

Michel is the founder of Success Fuel for Managers. He is an author, speaker and consultant focusing on topics relevant to Managers and aspiring Managers in businesses of all sizes who want to get results, get attention, and get ahead. He is also a contributor to Forbes and AllBusiness Experts . Michel is available for speaking engagements, training and consulting. Connect with him or send an email.

By August 28, 2011 0 Comments Read More →
Convey Information with Visual Imact – Use an Infographic

Convey Information with Visual Imact – Use an Infographic

As a Manager, you want to communicate complex information and data so your main point come across crystal clear to your audience and sticks in their minds, You want them to agree with you or even approve your business case? That’s where infographics comes in. About Michel TheriaultMichel is the founder of Success Fuel for […]

About Michel Theriault

Michel is the founder of Success Fuel for Managers. He is an author, speaker and consultant focusing on topics relevant to Managers and aspiring Managers in businesses of all sizes who want to get results, get attention, and get ahead. He is also a contributor to Forbes and AllBusiness Experts . Michel is available for speaking engagements, training and consulting. Connect with him or send an email.

By August 17, 2011 0 Comments Read More →