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A Tip For Goal Achievement

A Tip For Goal Achievement

Remember, when setting up any goal or project you wish to achieve give yourself a realistic time frame in which to complete it.  I have learned this valuable lesson from those that I work with professionally.  They will want to change so many things, which is good, but they do not really take the time … Continue reading

4 Steps to Overcome Distractions

4 Steps to Overcome Distractions

I was listening to Brendon Burchard today in his HPX Life New Year’s program to his members and he was talking about distractions in our life that take valuable time away from us.  He said, “thirty minutes of surfing social media each day equals 22 eight-hour workdays over one year.”  When I heard that I … Continue reading

4 Ways To Care For Your Employees

4 Ways To Care For Your Employees

Working with small businesses I will often hear the employees say that they do not feel that their supervisors really care about them.  They are just there to do a job.  While it is true, they are there to do a job, employees need to know that their supervisors and employers care that they are … Continue reading

Are You Moving The Needle?

Are You Moving The Needle?

  Do you have a hard time achieving goals you really want?  I have often wondered if we really want to obtain a goal, why is it that we many times fail? If we really desire to reach a goal can we be lacking motivation? I can only speak for myself, and I would have to … Continue reading

Five Tips For A Better Attitude

Five Tips For A Better Attitude

Maintaining a positive attitude is a choice, but it is much easier to have a positive attitude when your work and your life are going well.  As we all know there are bumps in the road of life every day. I not going to say that keeping a positive attitude is easy, but it is … Continue reading

A Workman Is Worthy Of Their Wages

A Workman Is Worthy Of Their Wages

Being a Sunday School teacher in the way past of my life, I was reminded yesterday of a scripture we use to talk about with our pre-teen class, when one of my young staff members decided it was okay to pull their cell phone out and then work the afternoon at a snail’s pace. “A … Continue reading

What’s A Holiday Tree?

What’s A Holiday Tree?

When speaking with some friend the other day one of them expressed being upset by the fact that at her company they are using the term “Holiday Tree” instead of Christmas tree this year.  She felt like her company was trying to do away with the fact that it was Christmas which was going to … Continue reading

Do You Listen To Understand?

Do You Listen To Understand?

Most conversations at work are not speaker to listener. They end up being speaker to speaker. People talk at each other, reacting immediately to what was said, not listening for understanding to what was said. Because of this the result is poor communication. This can be very frustrating for employees when they work with someone … Continue reading