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How I got From Florida to Massachusetts during the Pandemic

How I got From Florida to Massachusetts during the Pandemic

A Pandemic can throw off even the best planner. If you have been a subscriber to my newsletter for a while you know I am a planner. Not only do I plan but I think of everything that could go wrong and have a contingency plan to move forward whatever happens. However never in my wildest dreams did I think a pandemic would come and stop me from returning to Massachusetts with my mother.

Why Be Self-Aware?

Why Be Self-Aware?

Being self-aware is important at any age even for senior citizens! Tai Chi was wonderful while it lasted!  It ended...

How to Look Forward to Monday.

How to Look Forward to Monday.

When I joined New England Telephone in August of 1982, I knew I was destined to be part of a new company at that time called AT&T Information Systems. In January 1983 the new company was born, and I was a member of its first sales force selling telephone equipment to businesses. The company was very entrepreneurial. Everything was new to everyone. We all had one thing in common though and that was a very strong desire to have this new company succeed.

Success With Resolutions

Success With Resolutions

If you have some resolutions for the New Year or if you set some goals for yourself or your business for the next year, here are some ways to keep yourself on track and focused

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.