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Goal Challenges

Goal Challenges

Goal achievement can be a challenge due to the difficulty of staying on track until the end. One way to help with this issue is to begin with the end in mind. What is it that you want to achieve? Once you know then write the steps down beginning at the end result backward to … Continue reading

Live Intentionally

Live Intentionally

“Go with the flow” does not mean you disengage from life and just see what happens.  It means that you fully engage with what is here and now and what you feel you are being called to do.  It means dance with the flow, and as a partner in that dance, you are equally in … Continue reading

Beat The Monday Blues

Beat The Monday Blues

Mondays can be difficult for many people for many reasons.  I came across an excellent article on the Forbes website about beating the Monday blues. International author and speaker on happiness at work, Alexander Kjerulf, states that the Monday blues are so prevalent that they have become a cultural phenomenon.  He said because of this … Continue reading

Pray For Peace

Pray For Peace

Pray for those who were touched by the senseless violence in Orlando, Florida. Pray for peace in our world that is so badly needed.

A Coworker With A Bad Habit

A Coworker With A Bad Habit

Have you ever worked with someone who doesn’t always tell things correctly or truthfully? I was talking with a friend who is having this problem at her work. She and her coworkers are becoming up set, as they are always very honest. They feel like this coworker thinks they are dumb and that they believe everything … Continue reading

Fixing Misunderstandings

Fixing Misunderstandings

Have you ever tried to say something only to have it misunderstood? Not only did it get misunderstood, but when you tried to re-explain what you meant the situation got worse. Communication is such a tricky thing and even when we put our best foot forward it can end up in our mouth. Sometimes it … Continue reading

When Employees Are Upset

When Employees Are Upset

While at an airport restaurant this weekend I happened to overhear a conversation between two employees that were less than satisfied with their job situation. They were discussing the recent new hire and apparently one of them was pretty unhappy.  Their conversation seemed to be directed with the concern that the new hire was not catching … Continue reading

Others Ideas At Work

Others Ideas At Work

At a conference last weekend I was speaking with a few office managers on the topic of being open to the ideas of staff members when they think of new or better ways of doing things in the office. This end up being a very interesting conversation as some managers thought they have been placed … Continue reading

Lonely and Stressful at Work

Lonely and Stressful at Work

Workplace relationships can make or break your day.  Whether you work with a few or many, if people do not get along well it can be felt by everyone, even your customers. It is very stressful if you do not have friendly workplace relationships.  Work becomes a dread because you have no one to interact with … Continue reading