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Think Time Equals A Creative Mind

Think Time Equals A Creative Mind

I’m always impressed when I meet curious people. They ask questions and have a true interest in how or why things are the way they are. They also learn a lot because they ask questions. You might compare this to a young child who continually is asking “why?” or “how come?” They do not stop asking … Continue reading

Seek Wisdom

Seek Wisdom

Good Morning and Happy Tuesday.  I am looking forward to spending some time with family and friends during the upcoming Holiday Season.  A wise habit to adopt is to say what you are grateful for each morning before you get out of bed.  I can guarantee your day will be better if you do. Wishing … Continue reading

It Is Just The Way I am….

It Is Just The Way I am….

I was having a conversation the other day with a manager of a small business.  We were discussing how to handle employee problems, and she mentioned when she has to address mistakes or bad behavior with employees she tends to have a short fuse and can be pretty harsh.  After she said this, she immediately said: “But that … Continue reading

Handling Confrontation

Handling Confrontation

Being in a management position I cannot say that I enjoy confrontations with my employer or staff members. Although, over the years I have become better at handling confrontation when it does happen, and at times have enjoyed the challenge of turning the situation around positively. There are a few techniques that I have learned … Continue reading

Learn Lessons From The Storms

Learn Lessons From The Storms

“And once the storm is over, you won’t remember how you made it through, how you managed to survive. You won’t even be sure, whether the storm is really over. But one thing is certain. When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who walked in. That’s what this storm’s … Continue reading

Prepare To Provide Excellent Customer Service

Prepare To Provide Excellent Customer Service

The key to a successful business it to be able to attract customers, satisfy them, and retain them for future business.  Giving great customer service also must have ways to be able to WOW your customers so they send their friends and family your way. During the Holiday Season it is very important for those … Continue reading

Three Time Management Tips

Three Time Management Tips

Far too often we allow the day to bring what it may and we try to make it work with what we need to accomplish.  This does not work well, in fact, it rarely works at all.  Time will continue to tick away.  The only way we can manage time is to manage what we … Continue reading

The Motivation Habit

The Motivation Habit

    Habits are formed by the repetition of particular acts. They are strengthened by an increase in the number of repeated acts. Habits are also weakened or broken, and contrary habits are formed by the repetition of contrary acts. ~ Mortimer J. Adler

Highly Emotional Employees

Highly Emotional Employees

Working with people who are highly emotional can not only be difficult, it can be quite draining. They wear their emotions on their sleeve, and at times they try to get their coworkers aboard their emotional roller coaster to go for a wild ride. Not only can this be a waste of employers time, but … Continue reading