Posts Tagged ‘ motivating employees ’

Do You Understand Your Workplace Vision?

Have you ever been part of a team that had talented people on it, but did not seem to go anywhere?  If so, it is very possible that the team lacked vision for what it was trying to accomplish.  It has been said, “Great vision precedes great achievement.” In the workplace employees need a vision […]

Search, Expectation & Opportunity

SEO… Search, Expect, Opportunity… So often we spend much of our time thinking about us, the way things are affecting us, and what we want to happen. What if we each took today, just to look at those we spend time with and admire something about them.  If you search I am sure you will […]

Make Me Think Friday…

As I was surfing the internet looking for interesting stories I came upon a blog called Marc and Angel Hack Life.  They had a post that drew my attention called “101 short stories that will leave you smiling, crying and thinking.” This post came from their sister site “Make Me Think” (MMT) where people post […]

A Team Building Idea

Business owners and managers are always trying to come up with new team building strategies.  Their hope is to have events that will cause their team members to grow closer together.  The closer the team members are, the more trust and willingness they will have to work through the hard times together.  If you have […]

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 possibly […]

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 […]

Take Care of Your New Employees

 Having just hired a new employee  has brought back many memories of what it is like being the new kid on the block.  The tasks we take as being simple can be overwhelming to them.  We must remember to be considerate of how they may be feeling during this time of on-boarding and take the extra […]