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Optimal Thinking.

Optimal Thinking.

We are told that it is always better to have naysayers in our midst than a room full of “yes” men (or people, if you prefer).  This helps to keep things in perspective, can shakes things up, ...
Cookie-cutter – never the right approach.

Cookie-cutter – never the right approach.

Some entities like to tout the fact that they have a company culture.  Great.  Culture is good when it fosters an openness and an inclusion for every kind of personality and work-style.  Of ...
360.  Now what?

360. Now what?

The time has come and gone and the 360 reviews are in.  What now?  Does your company ask you and your direct reports to develop goals?  Yes?  No?  Any kind of goals? One way to ensure employee ...
Results-Oriented.

Results-Oriented.

I have worked with a lot of start-ups and am currently working with a few more in the coaching capacity.  When I am approached, the first thing I hear from start-up management is, we want to set up ...
Feelings Need to Move Through You.

Feelings Need to Move Through You.

Many things have been said about positive thinking.  It would appear that just by thinking POSITIVE we can change things.  I have always been leery of that concept for many reasons.  One, even if ...