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Do You Work In A Medical Practice? How is it going?

As many of you know, I work in a medical practice. Things are quite different now as we are reopening and trying to keep everyone safe practicing physical distancing and extra sanitization of the office as each patient leaves the practice. There is a lot of new practices and protocols we are having to figure […]

It May Not Be What It Seems

“Sometime when things may seem like they are falling apart, they might actually be falling into place” ~Unknown Today, maybe a difficult day for many of us, if not all of us.  We are all going through many changes and struggles.  They are all different, yet somewhat the same. One of my good friends told […]

Employee Loyalty?

In the midst of COVID-19 and so many people being laid off last year, I have found several employers that are “Essential” who had to furlough employees.  Now they are ready to open their business to some extent and are finding that their employees do not want to come back to work. Some are due […]

Accept The Challenge?

+ Add New Category I was listening to Ryan Holiday’s Daily Stoic video the other day and he happened to mention this quote above by Viktor Frankl and it really spoke to my heart.  We cannot change many of the situations we have been encountering during the pandemic, so what can we do?  We must […]

Finding Positive Thoughts During Difficult Times

Starting each day with a positive outlook is wonderful, but it is not always easy to do, especially right now during our global concerns and sicknesses.  In fact, when things are not going well in our life, our family, community, and world we can have a very difficult time being positive. But if we take […]

Better Hiring Decisions

So often when employees are hired on with a company they think that the position they were hired for is all they need to know about in order to do a great job.  This may be correct at first until they master that position, but there is always room for growth no matter where you […]

Humor in the Workplace

Our work lives can be so stressful on a daily basis and we know that stress is very harmful to our physical and mental wellbeing.  My workplace is no different.  One thing that I try to remember throughout the day is to have fun.  Now, maybe what I am doing is not fun, but I […]

Vision And Purpose At Work

  If you are in a position at work where you are required to train others do you find it easy?  I have been training for over 24 years and there are many things that I have learned over the past two decades that have made training not only easier, but it has made the […]

How Do You Hire Super-Stars?

I’m not sure if there are many employers or managers who really like looking for new employees.  I know we want to hire great people who will enhance our team, but the task of looking for the right person and actually finding them can be a daunting task. Time spent looking for just the right […]

Four Must Have Factors For Great Managers

Are you a manager or a business owner who has a manager?  How are things going as far as managing the team and moving the business in the right direction? There are several key factors for any manager to be successful at their position.  Far too often managers will “fail” to meet the mark as […]