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Anxiety, Insecurity, and Procrastination

I recently wrote about the root causes of procrastination.  Many of us procrastinate at one time or another.  We also try to find ways to overcome that particular challenge.  It seems like it should be easy.  After all, there are certainly enough books out there telling us exactly what we need to do to get […]

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Stop Micromanaging and Build a Better Team

Are you thrilled with your team’s performance?  Do they knock it out of the park everyday without any help from you?  If that’s the case–congratulations!  You have created a finely tuned machine all the other departments envy. However, if your team isn’t firing on all cylinders, you might be wondering how you could improve performance […]

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Staying Positive In a Negative World

Have you ever noticed when one thing goes wrong, everything starts to go wrong?  It’s almost as though there is a centipede following you and he just keeps dropping all of those proverbial other shoes.  It can be even more difficult to stay positive when external influences seem to be working against you.  You know […]

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Create More Hours In Your Day

I hear it all the time. “There aren’t enough hours in the day.”  “I have too much to do.”  “I never seem to get anything done.”  I hear it from friends, clients, and even family.  It’s a common complaint.  One that leaves us frustrated, creatively dry, and exhausted by the end of the day.   […]

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Are You Retiring or Reinventing Yourself?

Of all the transitions we face in life,  the one called retirement just might be the most unnerving of all.  Just the name is frightening.  Retirement.  For many of us it conjures images of our grandparents sitting on the front porch swing, wondering why the grandkids don’t come to visit more often.  After all, we retire things […]

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