Posts by asparker

Ten Ways to Be More Authentic

Our authentic self is buried somewhere within us. To become more self-aware we need to find our true self. How do we do that? Here are 10 ways to begin to uncover who you really are.

Finding Fulfillment In All the Work You Do

Finding Fulfillment In All the Work You Do

Jane, my client told me that the work that gives her a real sense of fulfillment is when she sees...

Got the Tools to Start a Business?

Got the Tools to Start a Business?

Not happy at work? Think things would be better if you started your own business or bought a franchise? Here are some questions to ask yourself to see if you have the energy, resources and persistence to go out on your own.

Who Needs to be Self-Aware?

Who Needs to be Self-Aware?

A manager I was working with had a lot of energy and was driven to get the work done quickly. One of his direct reports, Ann, was slow and methodical. Ann drove this manager crazy. He frequently paced beside her desk waiting for her to complete something. She got nervous and that made her even slower. It wasn’t working for either of them.

How to Have More Work Time in Your Day

How to Have More Work Time in Your Day

One way to manage your time more effectively is to delegate work to others on your staff or to contract...