Q: I am the office manager of a small insurance firm. I have been here nine months and have noticed that our work environment seems pretty poor. Some of our employees do not seem very motivated, don't...
Walking down endlessly long, poorly lit hallways lined with gray lockers was never my idea of an exciting place to learn. While I value those years and the knowledge I took with me, I much prefer the ...
Like everyone else, I have received countless emails with long lists extolling nostalgic virtues from "the good old days." Usually those lists remind us of youthful innocence and end with the belief ...
It is a tough job to maintain a high level of motivation and enthusiasm. You will only make it tougher by trying to drag negative folks up your personal ladder of success with you. You cann...
One quiet evening, years ago, while relaxing as my wife was preparing dinner, I overheard my 4-year old daughter ask, "Mommy, can I help?". "Sure, sweetie. Would you please put the butter on the t...
We can't deny that today's modern life is full of stress and pressure that will lead to frustration and the main theme that I am centering today, anger. I may not be a psychologist to write about this...
Technique 1: Modify Your Internal DialogueThe biggest reason why a person doesn't write is the internal dialogue that is run when making the attempt to write. It usually takes the shape of unreaso...
Sometimes you just need a kick in the butt. You've set all your goals - you have a plan. You are determined. You are motivated. But then the phone rings, the kids interrupt you, someth...
Sometimes you just need a kick in the butt. You've set all your goals - you have a plan. You are determined. You are motivated. But then the phone rings, the kids interrupt you, something comes up ...
Have you ever known two people that seem to have the same amount of talent, ability, and smarts but only one of them seems to have success in their life? You may wonder why in the world the other pers...