Tagged with motivation of employees

How To Start The Week Out Right

How To Start The Week Out Right

For me Sunday evenings are saved for thoughts of the week to come.  I like to think about what I have on my calendar and prepare myself for any challenges that may be coming.  Starting the week out on the right foot is a big help to making it go smoother.  I was wonder what … Continue reading

Don’t Take Yourself Too Seriously

Don’t Take Yourself Too Seriously

When you look at the Hall of Fame of the business gurus you cannot overlook Sam Walton and the many pearls he left behind for us to glean from. Sam Walton, the founder of Wal-Mart, grew up in a poor farm community of rural Missouri, right in the heart of the dust bowl of the … Continue reading

Death of a Potential Team

 How aware are you of your team members workloads, possible dilemmas or the stress that go with them?  Many times at work we are only concerned with our own workloads and fail to see when others need a helping hand. Oftentimes co-workers will not share with you that they are struggling and need some help … Continue reading

Employee Downers…Do You Cause Them?

As a business owner, supervisor or manager you have the opportunity to set the tone each day for your employees/co-workers and they are looking to you to do so.  With more recent surveys showing that employee morale is on a steady downward spiral we need to take a good look at what might be causing … Continue reading

Motivate Your Employees in 5 Minutes a Week

With so many different aspects of practice/office management for your business, one can have a hard time knowing what should come first in order to keep things running well. I recently read a great article on the Forbes website titled “The Open Secret to Motivating Employees” (link listed below for full article) which asked the … Continue reading

Avoid Burnout With A Healthy Work Life

I read a very good article, which I have attached below for your reading, by Martha Beck for the “O Magazine” titled “10 life lessons you should unlearn.”  It caught my eye because I am always on the look out for information on health, happiness and the pursuit of life and this title seemed to … Continue reading

5 Great Ways to Give Employee Recognition

Many employers think that employee recognition involves spending money, when actually the best recognition you can give them is free.  Start with saying good morning to each of your employees and not just a "morning", but a "good morning Cindy how are you doing this morning?"  Then take the time to listen to Cindy’s response … Continue reading