Pay, praise and promotions may have some effect on motivation levels in the workplace. But these three Ps pale in comparison to more personal factors, such as the Top 5…

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“We can build our leadership upon fear, obligation, or trust. However, only a foundation of trust results in the collaboration and goodwill necessary to achieve our peak performance.”These words, from…

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It’s hard to believe that 2020 is finally coming to a close. And I’m sure many of us can hardly wait to put this year behind us.  Never-the-less, the holiday…

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Midlife is a lot like being a teenager again—only with more wisdom. We may not stay out all night and run with a wild crowd, but many in their 40s…

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Creative thinking is often linked to effective problem-solving and even strategic visioning. And while it's true that some people are born with a creative mind, it doesn't mean that creative…

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One of the steps in creating a personal and professional development plan is to identify the gap between where you are right now and where you wish to be instead. …

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Its been more than 6 months since the COVID-19 pandemic first hit our awareness.  As I reflected on all that has transpired over the past several months, the realization that…

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There’s a Taoist story of an old farmer whose horse inexplicably ran away. His neighbors said, “What bad luck!” to which he replied, “Perhaps.” The next day, the horse returned,…

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One of the best ways to get through a crisis, (whether it is a personal, professional or even global crisis) is through journaling your thoughts in writing. It helps bring…

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Coaching is the art of guiding individuals to identifying, crystallizing and then achieving goals and dreams. The Coach helps the individual make positive changes in order to improve their life…

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