Leadership

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...

Help!

Help!

Nothing can be more frustrating than ordering pills from your doctor’s website and not having the order go through.  That...

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.

Congratulations to You!

Congratulations to You!

The end of the year can be a hectic time.  You may be getting ready for the holidays, buying gifts...

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.