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3 Ways to Build Morale and Performance Like a Leader

Special to the Austin Business Journal – Thursday, December 15, 2016 – See at the Austin Business Journal Let’s face it, every organization goes through highs and lows, especially in startup …

Can You Commit? You Must if You Want to be a Top Performer at Work

Special to The Huffington Post – Wednesday, September 27 2013 – See at the Huffington Post The workplace teems with training, coaching, books, workshops, webinars and courses – all targeted …

Do you work with a “sick again” type?

You know the type: the ones that work part-time but have a full-time job. It’s a common problem when co-workers manipulate the sick-day policy leaving others to pick up the …

Should I stay or should I go…

Spring is a great time of the year. Flowers begin to blossom, tree buds start to bloom and we are awakened by the chirping of birds. It’s also the time …

“Do you work with Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde?

You know the type. It’s the boss or client who can be so mean that you drop to your knees or fight back tears, but just when you think you …

Oops – what to do when you mess up at work.

Recently, a maid was cleaning at an art gallery and cleaned a bucket she thought was dirty. It turns out the bucket was actually a work of art, valued at …

I can’t put my finger on it but something about you bugs me – how to work with annoying people

We’ve all worked with people we found annoying.  Mine was named “Sandy”.  It could have been the flowing outfits she wore, which were more appropriate for a cocktail party than …

Trust me, I’m your Manager

In the movie, “Friends with Benefits”, Dylan, played by Justin Timberlake, wants his new team to trust him. He admits he lacks the knowledge needed to do the job and …