Do you want to change your life? The wind is howling outside. Now, that may be a bit of an overstatement. It is windy, though. It has been windy for a couple of days; but, this is Oklahoma in late August. One thing is certain: We will have wind. I am not a big fan … Continue reading Do you want to change your life?
For many people maintaining a healthy work-life balance is a major challenge. One of the primary difficulties in this regard seems to be establishing sensible boundaries, which preserve and protect the various, essential parts of our lives. In a quest to better understand how people address this challenge, I asked some friends for their input. … Continue reading Three suggestions for maintaining healthy work-life balance
This is an excellent article. I wouldn’t call them mind tricks, though. They are, based on my experience, accurate observations, coupled with helpful insights. If you are in sales and/or management this could be helpful. Click the link to read this article by Travis Bradberry: https://www.theladders.com/career-advice/mind-tricks-people-like-you
Do you dread Monday mornings? Many people do. In fact, I recently learned there is a term for the moment this dread sets in. It is: SMONDAY, which is defined as the moment when Sunday stops feeling like Sunday and the anxiety over Monday morning’s arrival kicks in. I used to really dread Monday mornings. … Continue reading How to make the most of Monday mornings
Have you ever had one of those days when it seems like you are meeting yourself coming and going? Does it sometimes feel like you are juggling your life’s tasks and you simply can’t keep up? It’s easy to feel this way. Thinking about this caused three questions to come to mind: (1) What are … Continue reading Are You Struggling with Your Juggling?
As I write this little reflection, I can’t help but think of the T-Shirt one of my friends used to wear. On the back there was caricature of a wrinkly old man wearing a basketball uniform. Beside this image were these words: So, this story I am about to tell is true; or, at least … Continue reading Are you trying too hard?
“Today’s marketplace requires that we begin to think outside of the box.” These are the exact words that I heard in a telephone conversation with a leasing manager concerning the non-conventional use of space in the mall. This, however, is no new observation. In fact, many are achieving great success by teaching people how to … Continue reading Can we really make a case for non-conformity?