Grit, Initiative, Creative Problem Solving

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3 Things You Should Focus on to Stay Healthy in Your Golden Years

Photo by Keren Perez on Unsplash Written by Karen Weeks.  You can find more from Karen at Elderwellness.net There are so many things in this modern world that demand our attention, making it all too easy for the things that matter most to fall by the wayside. One of the things that invariably don’t get the [...]

By |2020-01-18T09:45:35-05:00January 18th, 2020|Guest Author|Comments Off on 3 Things You Should Focus on to Stay Healthy in Your Golden Years

Ways to Make Your Employees and Customers Feel Safe

written by Lilly Miller The question of safety is overlooked by some business owners who don’t realize the simple truth - that employee productivity and therefore the business’s success depend on the employees feeling safe and respected. It’s all about prioritizing: although new gadgets and software, and, for example, equipping an office entertainment room [...]

By |2020-02-09T09:36:49-05:00January 18th, 2020|Guest Author|Comments Off on Ways to Make Your Employees and Customers Feel Safe

How a Culture of Continuous Feedback Drives Employee Engagement

Photo by Adam Jang on Unsplash written by Samawat Shakil The shift from an industrial to a knowledge economy has had a far-reaching impact across the socio-economic spectrum. Employee engagement, and the concept of learning as a continuous, career-long process, have led to a paradigm shift in the way organizations think about the modern work-force. While [...]

By |2020-01-18T09:48:00-05:00September 28th, 2019|Guest Author|Comments Off on How a Culture of Continuous Feedback Drives Employee Engagement

Learning Is Supposed to Feel Uncomfortable

From Harvard Business Review, Peter Bregman discusses how being a learner is hard. Peter is one of my favorite experts in this area. He did a terrific TedxTalk Living With Your Hands Off Your Ears in which he talks about how we learn. In this article, he talks about how hard learning is. He writes: Here’s [...]

By |2020-01-18T09:52:56-05:00September 23rd, 2019|Grit|Comments Off on Learning Is Supposed to Feel Uncomfortable

To Give a Great Presentation, Distill Your Message to Just 15 Words

From Harvard Business Review, Tricia Brouk provides excellent advice on how to give a great presentation including how to pitch a presentation by distilling your message to 15 words. She writes: Know how to pitch. When you understand and master the pitch, you’ll get onto more stages, which in turn will give you the confidence to [...]

By |2019-08-24T08:02:31-04:00July 21st, 2019|Influence|Comments Off on To Give a Great Presentation, Distill Your Message to Just 15 Words

Overcoming Debt Depression & Improving Your Health Both Mentally & Financially

Photo by Alice Pasqual on Unsplash By Andrew Rombach From student loans and mortgages to car payments and credit cards, Americans have a lot of debt. In fact, according to Northwestern Mutual, the average personal debt in this country exceeds $38,000 (excluding mortgages). Most debt is from credit cards and mortgages, each making up 25%. The [...]

By |2020-01-18T09:50:01-05:00June 2nd, 2019|Guest Author|Comments Off on Overcoming Debt Depression & Improving Your Health Both Mentally & Financially

Is Online Therapy Right for You?

By Marie Miguel. Marie Miguel has been a writing and research expert for nearly a decade, covering a variety of health- related topics. Currently, she is contributing to the expansion and growth of a free online mental health resource with BetterHelp.com. With an interest and dedication to addressing stigmas associated with mental health, she continues to specifically target [...]

By |2020-01-18T09:46:04-05:00March 24th, 2019|Guest Author|Comments Off on Is Online Therapy Right for You?

Make Your Stress Work for You

Marie Miguel By Marie Miguel. Marie Miguel has been a writing and research expert for nearly a decade, covering a variety of health- related topics. Currently, she is contributing to the expansion and growth of a free online mental health resource with BetterHelp.com. With an interest and dedication to addressing stigmas associated with mental health, [...]

By |2020-01-18T09:46:18-05:00March 17th, 2019|Guest Author|Comments Off on Make Your Stress Work for You

Developing Great Leaders: The Human Workplace Perspective

by Wendy Dessler   Putting the right people in place is a key part of achieving small business success. As a business owner, hiring people who can lead your company into the future is essential. While businesses spend millions of dollars a year on leadership development, nearly 71 percent of business owners feel like the [...]

By |2020-01-18T09:51:30-05:00September 16th, 2018|Guest Author|Comments Off on Developing Great Leaders: The Human Workplace Perspective

15 Traits of Unstoppable People

From Entrepreneur, Deep Patel provides an excellent list of 15 traits of unstoppable people. These are my favorites from his list: 2. They develop a clear vision. Every path to success starts with a vision; it’s what gives you direction. It’s your reason for working as hard as you do. Once you have a vision for what you [...]

By |2018-08-11T17:24:49-04:00August 11th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 15 Traits of Unstoppable People