Managing Yourself

Lessons from Frogs

Lessons from Frogs

Occasionally I receive a heartwarming story from the website 52best.com.  Here is one I received a few years ago: “An...

10 Tips for Writing and Sending Email

10 Tips for Writing and Sending Email

I wrote this list in October of 2006.  At that time people were not concerned about email hacking.  Today this...

10 Ways to Relax During Stressful Times

10 Ways to Relax During Stressful Times

If you want to be happy at work you will need to have ways to deal with stress. We all...

Six Characteristics of Leadership

Six Characteristics of Leadership

In 2005 a friend invited me to hear Rudolph Giuliani, the former mayor of New York City, speak at a...

The Cost of Being a Perfectionist or a  Workaholic

The Cost of Being a Perfectionist or a Workaholic

  Are you a perfectionist and/or a workaholic? In today’s world most professionals are working long hours. Doing a good...