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Believe the Best

April 15, 2016
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Are you someone who believes the best or assumes the worst? Most of us naturally lean one way or another because of past experiences in our professional and personal lives. Some find it easy to trust and feel optimistic, while others go through life always waiting for the other shoe to drop.

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6 Characteristics of Passionate Employees

April 4, 2014
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Are there people who do not have a passion for anything? Is passion an essential ingredient for a successful employee? Should our employees bring the passion, or is it up to us to create it?

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7 Ways to Make Positivity a Habit

March 30, 2014
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For some reason, positivity often gets a bad rap. In television and film, overly positive people are portrayed as airheads who are clueless as to what’s really going on. A great story around the office is usually one that gets the most laughs by vilifying the boss or rehashing an epic failure. It’s much easier to think of […]

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Top 5 Traits of a Great Leader

September 16, 2012
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Last week I had the opportunity to visit with a board member of one of my clients. This gentleman was very wise in his leadership philosophy, so it was just a joy speaking with him and learning from him. As our conversation came to a close, I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to ask him […]

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