Do you like being the hero, everyone's favorite problem-solver? Jumping in and dealing with everyone's issues for them? Leaping over tall buildings to get stuff done when the going gets tough on your staff? Exhausting, isn't it? Not only is it … [Read more...] about How to create problem-solvers
I've had some major milestones in the last few years...the loss of my dad on Christmas Day several years back, followed by my mom's death in December 2015, becoming an orphan and the matriarch of the family all at the same time. Plus being in the job … [Read more...] about The secret to staying young
Are you still searching for perfect job? Here’s an exercise for you to complete over the next week to help you come up with a “development commitment” plan that can be adapted to any type change of changes you want to make in your life. This … [Read more...] about How to find your ideal job
A man I'd sent a coaching proposal wanted to know: "What do I get for my money?" Excellent question! Here’s what I told him. Coaching generally takes place on the phone once a week in increments of 30 minutes, 45 minutes or 55 minutes, three … [Read more...] about What do I get for my money with coaching?
How do you deal with negative emotions? If your plan is to ignore them until they go away, it’s a bad idea. Because they won’t. All they do is sit in your subconscious and rot until either they explode on whoever happens to be around – another … [Read more...] about Managing negative emotions improves health, career
It's easy to avoid criticism. Aristotle figured it out centuries ago: “To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.” That sounds a lot like being dead, and since we know that even death is no protection against criticism, it makes sense … [Read more...] about How to deal with critical people