Finding passion

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 Can Passion, Purpose, and Perseverance Help You to be Happy at Work?

How Can Passion, Purpose, and Perseverance Help You to be Happy at Work?

Several people have contacted me in the last month because they are concerned that they can’t find their life purpose....

10 Lessons I Learned From My Mother

10 Lessons I Learned From My Mother

In honor of Mother’s Day I am reprinting a list I made 13 years ago when my mother turned 90. ...

Frustrated At Work? Lawyer and Manager Find Solution

Frustrated At Work? Lawyer and Manager Find Solution

Amy (not her real name), a client, worked for a startup for 5 years.  During that time she worked on...