Archive for the ‘ Leadership ’ Category
Are You Having Fun Yet?
Our work lives can be so stressful on a daily basis and we all know that stress is very harmful to our physical and mental wellbeing. My workplace is no different, especially recently with some corporate changes. One thing that I am trying to remember throughout the day is to have fun. Now, maybe what […]
Take Time To Care
With the hustle and busyness of our day-to-day lives, we can so easily forget to take time to care for others. I know for myself that there have been times when I heard that someone I know or work with is having difficulties and my first thought is “I don’t have time to get involved.” […]
3 Key Attributes Of A Great Employee
I have managed a medical practice for 22 years now and I am always grateful for employees that have that desire to be the best they can be each day. The way I think is ‘why come to work if you are not going to bring your best you to perform?’ No employer wants to […]
Be Kind To Yourself And Have A Plan
Happy New Year! It is that time of year again when many people make commitments for change in their lives. It is estimated that 80% of New Year’s resolutions are broken by February. The problem is once a person fails to keep their resolution they quit instead of starting again until they are successful. It […]
Are We Doomed To Keep Making The Same Mistakes?
As I was reading Charles Dickens “A Christmas Carole” the other day and I realized that there were many lessons to be learned from dear old Ebenezer Scrooge. Far too often we get stuck thinking about the mistakes we have made in the past, so much, that our present is spent dwelling in grief, excuses […]
What Do You Do With Stink Bombs?
Problems are bound to come up, if it is not today or tomorrow, you can pretty much guarantee that the day after you will be faced with some sort of problem either at home or work. My good friend, Rem Jackson the CEO of Top Practices says that you can expect 2-3 big stink bombs […]
Lack of Confidence At Work
There are three primary reasons that employee will lose motivation at work. Lack of Confidence Lack of Focus Lack of Direction Today, I want to talk about the first one, “Lack of Confidence.” Recently, we hired a new employee and over the past couple of weeks I have seen where a lack of confidence in […]
Conflict Can Equal Progress In The Workplace
Conflict is bound to happen at work, but there are advantages to it. Without conflict, nothing would change. If you are dissatisfied with how a system works and someone else thinks it is okay, or if there were no conflict in opinion, there would not be a chance to improve the system and create a […]
Maybe It Is Not The End…
“The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential…. these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.” ~ Confucius