Tagged with workplace issues

A One Minute Mindset Shift

A One Minute Mindset Shift

With such busy lives we live it shouldn’t surprise us when our attitudes shift slightly to the “dark side” when there is a disagreement or misunderstanding at work.  For some people it is easier to recover from these moments and others not so easy. The problem is when we cannot recover quickly our priorities, focus … Continue reading

Top Workplace Challenges

Top Workplace Challenges

No matter what type of business you work in there are always going to be challenges to face and work through.  The more employees the business has the more challenges it will probably face.  An article I recently read on the Recruiter website called “The Top 5 Workplace Challenges Today” was very insightful.  Below is a list … Continue reading

The Underperforming Employee

The Underperforming Employee

  There are many difficult situations that a manager has to handle, but one of the hard ones is when you have a good employee who ends up being an under-performer compared to their coworkers. For the most part, they do a “good job” not great, not excellent, but good.  Yet when you compare apples … Continue reading

Business Opportunities and Standards

Business Opportunities and Standards

  I am visiting my Aunt this week on the east coast and had the opportunity today to get my hair done by a local salon that was owned by a man I will call Danny.  I always enjoy going to different places of business so that I can experience how they conduct business and … Continue reading

Say No To Gossip

Say No To Gossip

It really doesn’t matter where you work, if  you work with other people you will deal with the issue of gossip.  Gossip infiltrates the workplace, the home, church, and the organizations you are involved with.  It is something that happens and it is something that can be very harmful to those involved. There is just … Continue reading

Personal Issues at Work

All of us have personal issues that we deal with on a daily basis, but do we need to share these with the people we work with?  This is a pretty tough question as you need to weigh all of the factors and possible outcomes of sharing these personal issues with others.  At times it … Continue reading

Attitudes; The Battle of the Wolves

In doing research for a new lecture that I am preparing on “Attitudes” I am repeated reminded that it really is up to each of us which attitude we are going to choose each moment of each day.  Many times because we are struggling with personal issues we forget that we still have this choice.  … Continue reading