Not Happy At Work Anymore

Not Happy At Work Anymore

I was talking with a woman recently and she told me that she was having a hard time with her job.  I asked her if it was her job or was it “her” that was the problem.  This made her think for a moment, she then stated that nothing had changed at her job, so … Continue reading

How To Manage People

How To Manage People

The best way to manage people is not to manage them, but to manage systems. Once you know what the expectations are of you, the manager, and what the expectations are of each of your team members, then you can begin. Know what each person is to accomplish each day. Have clear protocols and defined … Continue reading

Be Who You Really Are

Be Who You Really Are

The influence of others on our life is amazing and it can either be wonderful or suffocating. I have met people who have told me that they are not doing what their hearts desire is, but they are doing what is expected of them by someone else. It is important that we be true to … Continue reading

Tell The Truth Always

Tell The Truth Always

You will never go wrong by telling what is right. Your reputation is based on your integrity and the ability for those you come in contact with to trust you. Although, telling the truth may be difficult at times and cause discomfort, you will be respected for it in the long run.

Showing Respect At Work

Showing Respect At Work

Lack of respect in the workplace happens more than we would like to think.  One would hope that people would demonstrate respect for one another when working together. Often times the lack of respect shown by employees to each other is due to the fact that they are not shown respect by the management personnel. … Continue reading

Be Positive and Grateful

Be Positive and Grateful

  It may seem that I post a lot about being positive and grateful.  I have found over the years that it is these two things that make each day amazing if we practice them. Of course, it is our individual option whether we choose to do them, but if you want to be the … Continue reading

What Do You See?

What Do You See?

  “Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, and magic and power in it. Begin it now.” – Goethe

Sleeping On The Job

Sleeping On The Job

Yawning at the desk again?  Are you having a hard time waking up and getting with it at work? There are several reasons why we can suffer from daytime sleepiness.  If you can pinpoint the reason for it there may be a solution to help you enjoy your workday with energy again. We need to make … Continue reading

Life’s Balancing Act

Life’s Balancing Act

Balancing all areas of one’s life can be difficult.  We want to give our all at work and at home. We hear a lot regarding balancing these two areas of our life, but if it were just these two areas that we needed to keep in balanced might not be so difficult. In actuality, there are … Continue reading

Preventing Coworker Problems

Preventing Coworker Problems

We all know that when you are working with people you will always have people problems.  There is just no getting around it. If it is not personality issues it may be work styles, general attitudes or beliefs. We are humans, and we are different from each other, which is a beautiful thing, yet it … Continue reading