A Hard Journey

A Hard Journey

“Sometimes we make the process more complicated than we need to.  We will never make a journey of a thousand miles by fretting about how long it will take or how hard it will be.  We make the journey by taking each day step-by-step and then repeating it again and again until we reach our … Continue reading

Lacking Leadership In Your Workplace?

Lacking Leadership In Your Workplace?

Have you ever worked in a place where the “leadership” was held by someone who was not called to be a Leader?  In the workplace there does need to be someone who leads the team or everyone will go their own way, which may not be the right way. Working in an environment where leadership … Continue reading

Today Happens Once

Today Happens Once

Happy Friday! Another week full of memories and stories to add to our life book.  With every person we encounter each day we are not only creating our life story, we are a creating a paragraph in their book also. Make it a good one for them to remember!

Happy Workplace, Happy Employees, Happy Customers

Happy Workplace, Happy Employees, Happy Customers

Where do you draw the line when it comes to the responsibility of providing workplace happiness?  While there is much proof that productivity is higher in a workplace where everyone is happy, who is responsible for making it happen? If a business owner is doing their part by providing a healthy, ethical, and safe environment, isn’t … Continue reading

Employers Want Great Employees

Employers Want Great Employees

Employers are looking for many different qualities and traits when they are searching for just the right employee to fill a position in their company. A hasty decision can be a costly one. Candidates may need to be interviewed several times so the determination can be made that they are a match not only for … Continue reading

Top Workplace Challenges

Top Workplace Challenges

No matter what type of business you work in there are always going to be challenges to face and work through.  The more employees the business has the more challenges it will probably face.  An article I recently read on the Recruiter website called “The Top 5 Workplace Challenges Today” was very insightful.  Below is a list … Continue reading

Which Plans Do You Do Best?

Which Plans Do You Do Best?

“I find it fascinating that most people plan their vacations with better care than they do their lives.  Perhaps that is because escape is easier than change.” – Jim Rohn I read this quote yesterday and I have to admit it is so true.  Most people just let life happen and then wonder why it … Continue reading

The “Can Do” Attitude

The “Can Do” Attitude

Many years ago I purchased some exercise tapes from Tony Little the exercise guru.  Tony has a pretty amazing story of success as a bodybuilder and then being involved in a tragic auto accident that could have ruined his life.  But Tony is a person with a “can do” attitude and during his own recovery … Continue reading