TO BE TRULY LAZY takes effort and creativity

Frustrated Supervisor asks What can I do with a just plain lazy employee? I’ve tried threats, sweet talk, and ‘making a game of it’ as one of those Motivate Your Employees books suggested. It’s hopeless. I don’t expect much from him, but it would be… Read More→

HOW TO LOOK & FEEL POSITIVE ! – A good attitude is your best resource for consistent success

“Annoying worker with rotten attitude seeking overly-tolerant employer. Expert complainer; will argue about everything.  Need full-time salary for part-time effort.” You’ve never read that on a resume, yet every organization manages to hire employees who sneak through the hiring process  with a Bad Attitude. Frustration,… Read More→

TEARS Undermine Your Influence

Manage Crying Response During workplace communications, some of us have a tendency to tear up during tense situations. If your eyes spring a temporary leak – that is, you find yourself caught with your emotions showing in the form of tears, realize two important concepts:… Read More→

Self Awareness

workplace politics

Attitude – Emotions – Satisfaction

Whose job is it to have fun, be enthusiastic, and make the workplace a safe and satisfying experience? Is maintaining a positive attitude in negative circumstances an unrealistic decision?