Category Archives: Consulting

Maintaining Focus

How can you maintain and foster a healthy workplace for your employees in today’s world of a two second focus?

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Hard Truths – For Me AND You

“Good advice often grates on the ear;” so goes a Buddhist maxim. What kind of consultant, trainer, coach, or facilitator do you want?

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Help!

How do you get people to ask for help? I know that it is hard to ask for help in an environment that expects and sometimes demands self-sufficiency. A request for support can make people to feel ashamed, fear the loss of control, and worry that they will appear “less than” in the eyes of those who matter. And often those that matter are the same ones that hold the keys to the next promotion.

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Revamp for Fall

Fall is traditionally the ‘back-to-school’ season with new clothes, fresh folders, and a clean start to the academic year. You may not still be in school but you might be thinking about changes you hope, want, and might need to make professionally.

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Hire That Person!

Like most people in business, I work hard to attract and get clients, help them in accomplishing their goals and objectives, and I want (for the most part) to retain their business. I want them to become repeat clients as well as ambassadors on my behalf.

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DIY?

Taking on a project yourself appeals to anyone who thinks of themselves as creative, industrious, or simply wants to save some money. There is an entire DIY network that will give you a wide variety of ideas and steps to take on projects for almost every aspect of your home. […]

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Leading Change Right This Time

January is the start for many people to begin a new year with a fresh approach. Attractive goals have been articulated, written up, posted where they can be seen – and now it’s time to take those first steps to making them a reality. Additionally, new employees are frequently hired […]

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Cooking Up a Great 2015

You’ve read all the books and articles there are that detail the simple formulaic recipe for success. • The 10 critical ingredients to successful networking; • The 12 strategies for growth; • The 5 steps for dealing with difficult people; or • The 22 ways to create a professional brand. […]

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Patience – NOW!

The microwave isn’t heating things up fast enough for me this week. My computer is taking to long to load websites and pages. I seem to be running everywhere I go – including up any stairs that I encounter.

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Prove it – Show Me

Showing others by doing is the best way to prove that you know the things you say you know. Sometimes it’s the only way.

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