December 10, 2018

Lessons From Geese

When you see geese heading south for the winter flying in a “V” formation, you might consider what science has discovered about why they fly that way. As each goose flaps its wings, it creates an “uplift” for the birds that follow.  By flying in a “V” formation, the whole flock adds a 71% greater […]

Don’t Burn the Midnight Oil

What can you do if you have a tendency to work too hard or too long? (The question is written as though you may not have this tendency. I’m just being polite. If you are a leader, you often do work too hard and too long!) The first remedy is to recognize the problem. Listen […]

Hey! I Was Here First!

What happens to your time, your spirit, and your feeling of self-worth when someone takes a call or another walk-in during your appointment time with them? It’s not good.  It’s not only seriously rude, and a time-waster for you—it can also be very de-moralizing! Whether or not that person intended it—you’ve received a message that […]

Don’t Mix Pizza and PowerPoints!

How many people do you know that regularly eat lunch at their desks.  Chew and  type…wipe the ketchup off the keyboard and answer another email…grab a bite of bagel or pizza and answer a call. Is this kind of multi-tasking efficient?  Maybe. (For sure, it’s messy and then you have to clean your desk in […]