"I'm about to schedule 1:1s with my team, and I don't know what to say."

The Soft Stuff gathers how-tos, templates, and articles to help you be the manager and leader your team needs. It's a place to discover helpful tools and share what you know with your peers.

"I'm about to schedule 1:1s with my team, and I don't know what to say."

The Soft Stuff gathers how-tos, templates, and articles to help you be the manager and leader your team needs. It's a place to discover helpful tools and share what you know with your peers.

Departures
Exit interviews, layoffs, *gulp* firing someone...

Even in the best teams, sometimes it’s in an individual’s best interest to make a change. And sometimes as a manager you’re forced to take action to remove someone from your team. This tooic is all about handling these processes authentically and humanely.