The Lori Dernavich Blog

Let’s face it: there are thorny moments in the world of work.

It’s hard to talk about them, let alone know what to do. This blog was created to give you tactical advice to navigate difficult work situations, drawing from personal experiences and coaching work with clients. From time to time, guest authors and co-authors will join us and share their experiences and expertise too.

When You Don’t Have the Authority to Manage

Today’s workforce is more project-based. To achieve certain goals, you need to orchestrate multiple departments to work on different parts. For instance, a product manager needs to work with engineers, designers, data scientists to decide on product direction and feasibility; a salesperson needs to interact with product , customer success, finance and legal teams to […]