Be A People Person

Be A People Person

  People are naturally drawn to someone who has “Charisma.” In John Maxwell’s book “Be A People Person” he states the key to developing charisma is to be more concerned about making others feel good about themselves than you are in making them feel good about you. Traits of a person with charisma: CONCERN – … Continue reading

Keep The Forward Motion Going

Keep The Forward Motion Going

  “I am fundamentally an optimist. Whether that comes from nature or nurture, I cannot say. Part of being optimistic is keeping one’s head pointed toward the sun, one’s feet moving forward. There were many dark moments when my faith in humanity was sorely tested, but I would not and could not give myself up … Continue reading

Change The World

Change The World

“A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.” ~ Denis Waitle Let us all shine our light brightly each day and change the world with one smile at a time!

Staying Focused For Success

Staying Focused For Success

We are so busy being busy each day that it is hard to find time to accomplish all of the things that we “think” we need to do.  Staying focused can be difficult, but it is necessary in order to successfully complete our tasks and reach our goals.  Staying focused takes practice as our minds … Continue reading

Tip For Achievement

Tip For Achievement

So often we become discouraged because our goals and dreams do not happen in the time frame that “we” have planned. When you start to feel discouraged, it is time to step up, throw your shoulders back, and move forward.  You are so close, do not retreat, keep moving forward one step at a time. … Continue reading

Don’t Bring Your Baggage To Work

Don’t Bring Your Baggage To Work

How do you keep employees from bringing their outside life “baggage” into the workplace?   This is such a common and often asked question I get from clients. I am not talking about employees that are dealing with stressful life issues, such as terminal illness in their family, divorce, or personal family issues. Even these types … Continue reading

Find A Spark Of Happiness

Find A Spark Of Happiness

  I was talking with a patient today at work and I mentioned that so many people forget that it is the journey each day that we need to enjoy, because the destination we will all reach one day is the end of our life here on earth as we know it. He told me … Continue reading

We All Need A Lift

We All Need A Lift

“I am more and more convinced that our happiness or our unhappiness depends far more on the way we meet the events of life than on the nature of those events themselves.” ~ Wilhelm von Humboldt Today, if you can, lift someone’s spirit, you will become a better human being.  We all can use a lift … Continue reading

Providing Average Customer Service

Providing Average Customer Service

We are all customers of some type of consumer business and as a customer we should try to be as understanding as possible when we encounter “not so good service.” We all know that there are times when poor customer service happens even when the employee or employer tries their best. Maybe they became short-handed … Continue reading