Monthly Archives: May 2011

How Summer Can Heat Up Your Career

Summer has finally arrived filled with hot, sunny days and warm, relaxing evenings. It’s time to get outside whether you find yourself at a pool, park or patio. Summer is also a great time to heat up your career. Take a break during your busy workday and go … Continue reading

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Choose the Right Instrument for Your Success

Have any of these three situations ever happened to you? You have worked long hours on a project for months with an occasional day off and you are frustrated and disappointed when a colleague or competitor takes all of the credit for the … Continue reading

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Realize the Rich Rewards of Regular Routines

Some of the synonyms for the word routine are habit, practice and schedule. A habit can  be good or bad; a practice can be regular or seldom and a schedule can be busy or empty.   If you are busy, love your … Continue reading

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Employee as Entrepreneur – Mind Your Business and Build Your Brand

Whether you work at a small startup business with a handful of employees or at a large, established organization with several thousand employees, you have an assigned position with strategic objectives, key responsibilities and defined deliverables.    The most profitable, productive and successful organizations, whether large … Continue reading

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Top Ten Dos to Deliver Outstanding Service

It is your responsibility to consistently deliver outstanding service to your clients/customers whether you work for yourself or for someone else in a small business or a large organization. There are a many different ways to Deliver Outstanding service. These are … Continue reading

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Leave a Great Last Impression

Many books and articles have been written on making a great first impression. I believe that it is equally as important to make a great last impression. However, it is often takes considerable planning and preparation to leave a great last impression. When You … Continue reading

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One Way to Brighten a Rainy Day

Do rainy days make you feel sad, sleepy and sluggish? Do you want to feel happy, rested and energetic? Here’s one way to brighten a rainy day for you and someone else. Walk away from your desk, get out of your office and … Continue reading

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