Leadership

Tenacity & Perseverance Are Vital Virtues
Communication / Leadership / Managing Stress

Tenacity & Perseverance Are Vital Virtues

Let’s talk about tenacity and perseverance. In this day and age, they are quickly becoming virtues that are being more and more neglected. Whereas hard work and sticking to your guns was viewed as something desirable in days gone by, today anything demanding and strenuous is frowned upon. We whine […]

Don’t Call It a Recovery Yet: Small Business Growth Still Lags
Business / Leadership

Don’t Call It a Recovery Yet: Small Business Growth Still Lags

Kathryn Petralia, Co-Founder of Kabbage, an American Express Company Lawmakers have pointed to stabilized GDP and a surging stock market as evidence that the nation is poised to return to “normal” after 2020’s economic catastrophe. But GDP and the S&P are not adequate proxies for real world conditions, especially for […]

3 Steps to Improve Employee Onboarding for Better Talent Retention
Business / Business & Career Opportunities / Leadership

3 Steps to Improve Employee Onboarding for Better Talent Retention

Talented people that can support and help grow your business are not easy to find. And when you do find them, it’s even more difficult to keep them attached to your company without a proper growth plan.  But this can be difficult for a small business, regardless of its development […]

DO YOU LOVE OR HATE YOUR WORK?
Business / Business & Career Opportunities / Leadership

DO YOU LOVE OR HATE YOUR WORK?

Back in my corporate days, I worked for a huge company where it was easy to become just another face in the crowd. It was your typical corporate setting where you would find many people who truly hated being there. There was one lady in particular who’s cubicle I would […]

Kind Words at Work
Business Tips / Leadership

Kind Words at Work

16 Ways to Communicate with Empathy at Work The pandemic turned work-life on its head. We’re caught in the tumble load of a never-ending workday, pinballing between Zoom and Slack, duking it out with the family for WiFi, dishes piling up around us in our office…er…kitchen, and just trying to […]

This Valentine’s Day, Give Your Employees What They Really Want: Happiness at Work
Business / Business & Career Opportunities / Business Tips / Careers and Work / Leadership

This Valentine’s Day, Give Your Employees What They Really Want: Happiness at Work

Over the past year, most leaders have put employee happiness on the back burner. Deb Boelkes says it’s time for that to change. Not only is fostering workplace happiness a great Valentine’s Day gesture, but it will also shape your company’s future as we move into recovery.   It may […]

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