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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...

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...

Managing Yourself and Your Career

Managing Yourself and Your Career

Years ago when I was a successful sales professional for AT&T I had a conversation with a colleague about where...

10 Ideas from the Book The Secret

10 Ideas from the Book The Secret

Several years ago there was a lot of talk about the book The Secret. It was on the best sellers...