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→

‘Busy’ Tasks Shouldn’t Push FOCUS Tasks Aside

Hop Off the Task List Treadmill And Do the Things With Greatest Value Many of us create a To Do list to guide our efforts. As we check off entries on our list, we create a Done list – a satisfying recounting of efforts in… Read More→

Lazy label could hide actual problem

by Gregory Lay, Heartily WorkingTM columnist“ . “Good morning, Good-for-Nothing! What job will you avoid today?” . From: Frustrated Supervisor What do I do with a just plain lazy employee? I’ve tried threats, sweet talk, and ‘making a game of it’ as one of those… Read More→