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Do What You Say You’re Going To Do

One of the most powerful ways to build credibility at work as a manager, at home as a parent/manager—with any relationship, is to do what you say you’re going to do. It’s one of the easiest things to say—I do what I say I will do, but it’s uncommon to see people actually execute on this promise. When the time comes to fulfill the promise, it has become less important and less critical, at least in our perception. This experience is…………………… view article


Welcome Change

Don’t look now but the world is changing dramatically. In their September 2018 report the World Economic Forum says, “New categories of jobs will emerge, partly or wholly displacing others. The skill sets required in both old and new occupations will change in most industries and transform how and where people work.” In my view this is not news it’s inevitable and it’s welcomed. It reinforces the need to…………………… view article


Suggestions for Living With Purpose and Intention

If there was ever a time to summon the courage to live everyday purposefully and intentionally; in such a way that makes a difference, it is now. Don’t be concerned with any imposing, prodigious purpose. Boldly follow your intuition, your ambitions, and your……………………… view article


Beyond the Networking Meeting, What I Learned

Most people don’t like networking. They believe it takes too much time and is basically a distraction from the “real work” that needs to be done. You could say that about a plethora of things, couldn’t you? There’s a lot of “noise and pomp” everywhere. Here’s how to make networking more productive………… view article


Question Assumptions

What are you assuming about yourself? Assumptions are knee-jerk, autopilot judgments we hold and follow, usually without questioning them. There are good assumptions and not so good. For example…………………. view article