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...

Client Spotlight

Weak leaders have the luxury of looking after themselves. Great leaders have the honor of looking after others. – Simon Sinek This month Gerry Edtl Consulting is privileged to share a Client Spotlight with you that embodies the second sentence above....

Is Motivation The New Bully?

Bully is defined as, “the use of superior strength or influence to intimidate.” Stay with me here and I promise to wrinkle your brain. Motivation. Catchphrase of the last half century. We all know the history. Let me tell you the tale: Once upon a time… In the early...