behavior

10 Tips for Being a Productive Member of a Team/Committee

10 Tips for Being a Productive Member of a Team/Committee

You have probably been asked to serve on a committee or team.  When possible it is important to choose those...

Perfectionism – Is it a strength or a weakness?

Perfectionism – Is it a strength or a weakness?

Recently a reader wrote this to me, “I am still bothered when people call me a perfectionist. In school, people...

Winter in Massachusetts and Florida

Winter in Massachusetts and Florida

It has been a really strange winter here this year. After last winter this one so far seems so much...

An Attitude of Gratitude

An Attitude of Gratitude

Several years ago I had planned to take a 6:30am flight on Saturday morning to New Jersey to visit my...

What makes you happy? 10 Characteristics of Resilient People

What makes you happy? 10 Characteristics of Resilient People

What makes you happy at work? It is easy to stay happy when times are good. It is more challenging...