Category Archives: workplace negativity
It's all about the motivational switch
We all have one. Our motivational switch.
10 Tips for 2018 Take-off
Here is my take-off plan for 2018. You can use it too!
The obstacle course
As a leader, you want to focus on clearing obstacles every day. Remove them from your team's path so they can stay on course. Obstacles can be a lack of tools, ineffective equipment, or levels of incompetency. And they can be less tangible than that...
The Leaders' Guide to People
People have 3 predictable secrets: They want what they want the way they want it. They think they deserve what they want the way they want it, even as they are not always willing to do what it takes to have it. They want things to be easy. As a leader, you have to understand: What do you want? […]
The undeniable force of positivity
Why does putting others down somehow make people feel better about themselves? Nothing positive ever comes from negativity and yet so many find that being in a cesspool of negativity is somehow empowering. It actually is not. Are you tired of all the negativity the world has somehow decided we […]
Work… It IS personal.
I find it interesting that somewhere along the way, some clever writer wrote, "work isn’t personal." From where I sit, work is damn personal!