Is Your Workplace Sick?

Is Your Workplace Sick?

If you have been following my blog for any length of time you know that my workplace loves to have fun. Our workplace culture belief is to make those who enter our door to enjoy and have a good time during their visit. The only way that this can happen is if we, the employees, are … Continue reading

One Free Way To Stay Healthy

One Free Way To Stay Healthy

While at the butcher shop the other day waiting my turn I observed the young woman behind the counter, I could not help but notice her beautiful smile.  She was helping an elderly man and as she spoke her face just beamed with this wonderful smile.  I could not help but smile as I watched … Continue reading

Less Stress For The Holidays

Less Stress For The Holidays

How did the Holiday Season sneak up on us so quickly this year?  With only 13 shopping days left until Christmas Eve I have found myself more behind in planning this year than any prior year, what happened? I have not purchased one gift yet!  As I reflected on this I realized I have been … Continue reading

Constructive Criticism Is Not Always Easy

Constructive Criticism Is Not Always Easy

As a manager there are times when we must tell an employee they have done something wrong and it should never happen again.  If the employee is a good worker and has a pretty good track record it will help when telling them, because you can sandwich good things that they have done around the news of … Continue reading

Holiday Health Hazards to Remember

Holiday Health Hazards to Remember

While surfing the intranet yesterday I came across an article regarding Holiday Hazards that are a regular occurrence each year.  By making them known the hope is that people will take heed and think twice before becoming a statistic themselves. Before I started clicking through the pictures of each hazard information I tried to guess what … Continue reading

Thought Provoking Questions

Thought Provoking Questions

When was the last time that you presented yourself with a thought provoking question?  You know like “What is the meaning of my life?”  I cannot say that I take time to do this regularly, but after reading the article linked below it did make me want to do it more often. Why?  Because we … Continue reading

How Many Rules Are Enough?

How Many Rules Are Enough?

I recently was talking with a couple of office managers and the topic of employee policy manuals came up.  I asked them if they had them and if so, what types of policies did they have. It is always so nice when you can spend time with colleagues and share ideas, what they found that … Continue reading