Archive for December, 2020
Empowerment Comes From Within
Empowerment is a term regarding a business management style where managers give staff members the power to make certain decisions within boundaries. This is a definition of empowerment: Empowerment is the process of enabling or authorizing an employee to think, behave, and take action, and control work and decision-making in autonomous way with the job tasks that […]
Self-Discipline, How Hard Is It?
One of the most important skills that we can develop that will improve our daily life is self-discipline. Self-discipline is the cornerstone of a healthy life. Not only does it help us develop healthy lifestyle habits, but it affects how we feel about the way we live our life as a whole. Everyone feels good […]
You’ve Got To Slow Down To Speed Up
My friend and colleague, Dr. Peter Wishnie, always teaches that you need to “slow down to speed up”. Over the years I have found this to be true in many circumstances I have encountered. Sometimes I get an idea from a book or podcast and think, “oh I want to do that.” And then I […]
Learn Anything New Lately?
When was the last time that you devoted time to learning something new? Maybe it was a skill or possibly knowledge to understand something better. I realized several years ago that I never wanted to quit learning. I understand as long as I am alive there will be things I do not know or do […]
Make Happy Happen
Last week I stopped by our local pet store to pick up a few things for my Boston Terriers. As I was walking up to the register one of the clerks was coming up to help me and he said to his coworker, “Boy, I sure do like working with you.” I told him that […]
An Ounce Of Prevention
Recently, our medical practice hired two new staff members. These wonderful ladies have worked together in another practice for about one year so they know each other pretty well, which is helpful for them. What is important is that we (those who have worked in our practice prior to our new hires) work at developing […]