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Digitally speaking, blogging is the best way for us to share our insights into the way businesses are run and how they communicate. Please check back regularly as we update this blog page at least once a week with fresh insights and stories

A Belly Laugh a Day

Have you had a good old-fashioned belly laugh lately?  If not, it is time you definitely find one. I don’t want to talk about business today. Or show you some different ideas to think about. Or even highlight solutions to the problems we all read or watch daily. Today, I want to encourage you to …

Freeze, Flight or Fight?

This edition, I want to talk about your mood.  Specifically, are you in a freeze, flight or fight mode? I have been spending far too much time these past two weeks listening to all kinds of prognostications from experts, gurus and analysts about where our country is headed over the next two months to 5 …

On Pivoting

Pivot.  Pivoting. I don’t know about you, but I am bone tired of hearing and reading these two words. Everyone says they are doing it.  But what the hell does it mean? Professor Google’s explanation of pivoting is “to turn or rotate, like a hinge.” No human being I know (except maybe a basketball player) …

So You Are Feeling Squirrelly?

Squirrelly?  What has this physical distancing done to my brain you ask?  Let me start with … Once Upon a Time For more than twenty-five years, I have owned at least one if not three dogs at any one time. Frankly, I can’t imagine life without two fur critters underfoot. And my dogs are exactly …

Whose Agenda Is It Anyway?

Let’s talk about our work agenda.  Last Wednesday, I found myself at 3 o’clock in the afternoon, staring at my to-do list and realizing I had not yet started the most important thing of the week. I smacked my forehead in angst. Have you ever felt that way? Okay. So maybe you were only two …

Can’t find Qualified People?

Have you heard the common complaint these days that there is a ‘lack of qualified people’? I am not talking about the shortage of tradespeople. I am referring to this highly educated country we live in being unable to produce qualified people for open jobs. From where I sit, the problem does not lie with …