Archive for October 2018

Collaboration

Do you collaborate? I don’t mean if you simply team with your co-workers from down the hall, but do you team with industry experts from outside your company to accomplish a common goal? Collaboration Collaboration is becoming the way of the working world. I was reminded of the beauty of collaboration as I was following…

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Complacency

Are you comfortable with your level of business success? How about your cash flow?  Your company’s productivity?  Are you comfortable with your company’s reputation? Success I have some bad news for a few of you—success is not permanent. Just because you have worked hard and reached a successful level in your business and industry does…

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Determining Your Values

Pick What You Ponder Your values are essential to effective leadership.  They are the uncompromising, undebatable truths that drive and direct your behavior. Do you know your values? Values Don’t worry if you cannot list your values; many leaders can’t.  They may know they have values and may be able to identify several, but most…

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Economic Uncertainty

I do not think there is a more over-used and meaningless phrase than economic uncertainty. Men In Black Every time I hear the phrase “economic uncertainty” I think of the 1997 movie Men in Black. Agent Jay (played by Will Smith) has just shot up the street with his noisy cricket weapon. Agent Kay (played…

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Finding Inner Peace

Authentic happiness, sound nice, doesn’t it? Your happiness depends on your inner state of consciousness.  Your happiness does not depend on what you do, but it does depend on how you do it. Unhappy at Work Although I have written about happiness at work before, I have not gone very deep into the need for…

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