work-life balance

Happy at Work? – 10 Questions to Ask Yourself When You Get a Job Offer

Happy at Work? – 10 Questions to Ask Yourself When You Get a Job Offer

When looking for a job, most people focus on the responsibilities of the job to find a good fit. While...

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...

60 Hour Work Week — Can You Survive it?

60 Hour Work Week — Can You Survive it?

In the 80s while I was an account executive for AT&T most people in my organization worked normal (for then)...

Perfectionism – Is it a strength or a weakness?

Perfectionism – Is it a strength or a weakness?

Recently a reader wrote this to me, “I am still bothered when people call me a perfectionist. In school, people...

Managing Yourself and Your Career

Managing Yourself and Your Career

Years ago when I was a successful sales professional for AT&T I had a conversation with a colleague about where...