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The Ghost Of Christmas Past, A Management Lesson

The Ghost Of Christmas Past, A Management Lesson

For the past two weeks I have been teaching in our Virtual Practice Management membership group lessons we can learn from the story “A Christmas Carol” by Charles Dickens, that can make us better managers or business owners. This week we took a look at the chapter which Ebenezer Scrooge is visited by the “Ghost … Continue reading

Life Doesn’t Get Easier

Life Doesn’t Get Easier

2020 what a year this has been globally. The other day I told my husband, “I feel like I am waiting for something, but don’t know what it is.” It seems at times that life has been put on hold. I know this is not true, it is just our everyday life is different than … Continue reading

Let’s Review Some Basic Life Lessons

Let’s Review Some Basic Life Lessons

In light of the difficultly our country (USA) has been going through with Covid-19 and a major election that has caused unrest and anger amongst, “we the people” I thought I would be a good time to share some truths we have “ALL” learned when we were growing up in hopes that they will be … Continue reading

What Will You Choose?

What Will You Choose?

Wouldn’t it be great if we never had face difficult times in our life? Sometimes, when things have been going good for awhile I will wonder, “when is the stink bomb” (as my friend Rem Jackson calls them) going to hit? And what is it going to be? Maybe, it’s because I am getting older … Continue reading

Don’t Lose It..

Don’t Lose It..

During difficult times it is easy to lose our sense of humor, but it is during these times that we really need it. Humor can lift our spirit and allow us to lift others. A good belly laugh allows us to take in oxygen which stimulates our heart, lungs and muscles. It also increases endorphins … Continue reading

Struggling With Employee Engagement?

Struggling With Employee Engagement?

If your job includes overseeing others to make sure tasks to run the business are getting done, then you really want to have people on your team that are engaged in order to get the best performance from them. One of the first things that comes to our mind when we hear the word “engaged” … Continue reading

What’s It Gonna Be?

What’s It Gonna Be?

Randy Pausch the author of the “Last Lecture” said “We cannot change the cards we are dealt, just how we play the game.”  This quote has probably been one of the most inspirational and enlightening quotes for me.  Possibly, because I am a two-time Breast Cancer Survivor and have had to choose how I was … Continue reading

Coaching Isn’t Therapy

Coaching Isn’t Therapy

I have been investing in self-development for over 20 years now and besides a regular daily exercise routine it has been the best thing I have done for myself.  I have always been a someone who loves to learn new things, but self-development is for “me” to grow and become a better person. To help … Continue reading

Are You A Positive Team Player?

Are You A Positive Team Player?

Everyone likes to work with people who have a great attitude.  You know the person who smiles and says good morning and then if they are done with their work will come and ask if you need help. People with positive attitudes are a joy to be around whether it is at work or home.  … Continue reading

Making To-Do Lists That Work

Making To-Do Lists That Work

I have a friend that makes these amazingly long to-do lists.  The most amazing thing about them is they never get done.  They will have 10-20 things listed they will spend a lot of time making them.  Then they get set aside never to be looked at again. I ask if making to-do lists were … Continue reading