Archive for the ‘ Manager Topics ’ Category
What Are You Waiting For?
What are you waiting for? Life is short and no one is promised tomorrow. Lewis Howes School Of Greatness Keep moving forward, Tina
How Can I Do More With My Time?
I was at a conference this past weekend talking with office managers and the conversation turned to time management and the struggles with getting things done in the time allotted. Ultimately, taking action on managing your time is what needs to happen in order to master it. I am sure I am not the only […]
Grow Your Service Level
Brendon Burchard said, “You grow into the service level you want to provide.” We know it is our choice how we present ourselves each day at work with our customers and coworkers. But, I think the message that Brendon is trying to get across though is that we need to make the effort to grow […]
Thank You For Your Efforts
Changes at work can be challenging to say the least. For the most part employees like knowing what they need to do each day and how to get it done correctly. When restructuring job tasks are necessary due to growth, or better methods of keeping the people who do the tasks involved in the process […]
Does My Employee Have The Job Flu?
Employees can feel down at work and show signs of disinterest. It happens for many reasons, some are temporary and are caused by external problems and work is difficult because life is difficult at that time. They come to work, but they act like they are suffering from an illness. It is when it is truly […]
Putting People In their Place
Why is it that so often when someone does something that we do not like or agree with we think that we should correct them? Do we really know all of the “correct” answers and think others should think or do what we say? Maybe we should take Jay’s advice and put ourselves in their […]
Pursuit Of Happiness
To feel good and thrive, researchers say that people need a 3:1 positivity ration. That means we need to hear three positive statements for every negative statement. Having a positive attitude has been linked to mind-body-spirit benefits including: Greater creativity and increased intuition Better cardiovascular health and reduced risk of stroke. Increased resilience and happiness […]
9 Key Ingredients For A Successful Work Team
Many times clients will tell me how hard it is to get their people to become a functional team. I have found that in many cases managers or team leaders think that it should be easy (especially if this is their first try at putting a team together). Creating any type of team takes time, […]
Before You Speak
“You are master of what you say until you utter it, once you deliver it, you are its captive. Preserve your tongue as you do your gold and money. One word could bring disgrace and the termination of a bliss.” ~Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib A.S (Excellent daily food for thought!) Be Well, Tina
You Need To Listen To Solve The Problem
When I was at a conference a couple of months ago a Malpractice Attorney was speaking on how to handle problems with patients or clients to keep them from escalating and becoming serious issues. She said that most problems can be solved if we would just take the time to ask questions and then listen […]