Help – I’ve Been Robbed!

Help – I’ve Been Robbed! We would be remiss if for this month’s Productivity Newsletter we didn’t take a moment and wish you a very Merry Christmas! This time of year you may find yourself in one of the following places, or somewhere in-between: Business as...

A Little Gratitude Goes A Long Way

Can Thanks Really Boost My Bottom Line? You better believe it can! I’m sure it seems silly, but taking a moment to say out-loud the things you are thankful for will make a true dollar and cent difference. Why? Because human beings work at higher levels of...

Know YOUR Strengths

Take 3 minutes right now, turn on “do not disturb” for all electronic devices, and close your office door. Hey – you didn’t do that yet. Seriously, do it right now. Ok, now that you’ve created a quiet un-interrupting space, do a quick self-assessment on your daily...

Management vs. Leadership: The Difference is You!

“Every manager of metrics has an opportunity to become a leader of people.” – Simon Sinek Yes! I saw this quote and whole-heartedly agree. I always say: we manage data and resources; we lead people. But how? That is the question I’m most often asked. Let me share with...

Let’s Do Something Worth Doing!

I came across this image a few weeks ago and I can’t seem to get it out of my mind. If you’re like me, you have a lot of dreams. Some really good dreams too. Yet that’s all they’ve ever been. Elusive, out in the distance, failing to culminate in the here and now. I...