Building an Effective Corporate Wellness Program

Building an effective wellness program means we must assess, understand the health situation and think strategically.  There’s no one-size-fits-all approach to corporate wellness programming; each organization is experiencing different... Read More »

New Year Blues? How to Find a Purpose-Driven Career

Are you feeling the pressure to find a fulfilling job or career as we begin a new year? The New Year blues kick in for many and it’s no... Read More »

A New Motto and an Old Feeling for a New Year

Give, and it will be given to you. Every month I sit down and write about something I learned in the past month.

The last month, and therefore the inspiration... Read More »

Tips for Careers in Government for Law Graduates

One of the biggest decisions one will make in life is choosing a field of education and where to pursue that career in.  For Law students, the most common... Read More »

20 Ways to Create a Powerful Personal Brand

Ever since we started making the transition from the Industrial Age to the Social Age, people have been talking about personal branding. And for good reason: how you show... Read More »

An Unparalleled Perspective of the Innovative Future of Work

Businesses typically spend much of their time and efforts around the customer experience. After all, it is the consumers that drive our businesses and keep us going, right? However,... Read More »

Why You Must Delay Gratification to Be Successful

In the book, Think and Grow Rich, author Napoleon Hill states, “Sex desire is the most powerful of human desires. So strong and impelling is the desire for sexual... Read More »

How Leaders Foster a Learning Agile Workplace

Leaders of organizations of all types and sizes have often shared with us their concern about retaining employees who are willing to learn, be adaptable, tolerate ambiguity, and build... Read More »

New Year! New Things to Learn! Dare Yourself!

Now that it is 2017, it is time for a clean slate.  New beginnings can often be scary, but moving forward will always benefit you in the end.  Take... Read More »

Great Leaders Ask Questions

Excerpted from “Great Leaders ASK Questions – A Fortune 100 List”

“Leadership is not as much about knowing the right answers, as it is about knowing the right... Read More »

Coffee Shop Productivity Tips

The smell of fresh grounds.

The presence of other people quietly conversing or tapping at their laptops.

The stimulating energy of a common gathering place. Coffee.

What’s not to like about settling in... Read More »

A New Year, but My Life Gets Older

I went to a funeral last week. It was a sobering start to a new year. He was a young man, 53, leaving a wife and two young children... Read More »

Increase Confidence by Improving Your Interview Look

By Leia O’Connell, MSW Contributor, Career Coach

Traditional interview advice should not be a surprise to any job seeker; wear professional clothes, show up on time, don’t finish the lunch you... Read More »

Significant Service

Do you work in a productive, inspiring workplace?

Or is your organization’s culture primarily frustrating and dull?

Tiny HR’s  2015 Engagement and Culture Report revealed that only 31 percent of employees... Read More »

Take a Walk down the Street with Me

Of the many paths I have had the privilege to walk upon in cities and towns across more than forty states, the most impressive seem to have been the... Read More »

How to Deal with Insanely Impossible Co-workers?

If you are done with your graduation recently and about to start your professional career so prior to it, you must develop the skills of dealing with difficult coworkers.

Always... Read More »

Pushing the Limits of Growth

Adapted from Pacing for Growth; Why Intelligent Drives Long-Term Success, out in Feb. 2017

It’s difficult to know what the “right” amount of restraint is for a business. Sometimes, leaders... Read More »

Drama Is Killing Us

Adapted from Conflict without Casualties: A Field Guide for Leading with Compassionate Accountability to be released in Spring 2017.

What is Drama?

It’s easy to identify the behaviors of drama: gossip,... Read More »