A stronger economy means more opportunities for you, and your staff. How do you keep them from looking for greener grass? Provide staff assistance, opportunities for enrichment, ...
If your home is like mine, school breaks and weekends quickly become times with the children looking for something to do. And when they ask me that age-old question, "What can we do, Mom?"; I ofte...
1. Make specific goals. In business speak, goals should be SMART, ie specific, measurable, agreed, realistic and time framed. Trying to reach a vague goal is like trying to hit a moving target or wr...
Some people believe that successful persons are made, not born. Yes, it is true that some people are born with natural talents, but there can be no true success without practice, without experience...
It's January and it's the time of year when most people look to make changes, and that includes changes in their jobs. It is also a time when most companies begin posting new positions. Depending on w...
Forty years ago a successful salesman taught "sell the sizzle not the steak"! That was true then and still is today. However, in today's highly competitive Internet market, new Psychological Tactic...
Something most of us know all to well is how to go to work and trade time for money. We have been taught this by our parents, who were taught by their parents and so on. It is passed down generation...
The focus for the moment is on leadership style. We're all leaders in one way or another. The questions are: Do we lead by example, or is it "do as I say not as I do"? Do we realize the effect that ou...
One leadership quality, above all, motivates and inspires men and women into action. Do you know the one key trait that carries the day and ensures your success in business? Do you have it? Can you re...
Motivation sometimes seems a lot like magic. Some people can do it. Other people can't. Your boss tells you that you need to "motivate your people," but doesn't tell you how.The Merriam-Webster dictio...