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Avoiding Survival Mode this Holiday Season

Avoiding Survival Mode this Holiday Season

This past August, a friend of mine called me on her drive home from her standard Sunday grocery store run. Appearing to have somehow absorbed stress from thin air, she anxiously recounted her observations of parents rushing through the store “dangerously...
Expectations Holding You Back?

Expectations Holding You Back?

Last month, when drafting the post on weaponized incompetence, it occurred to me that there is a corollary concept that warrants its own discussion. Where previously we focused on team members offering excuses to avoid responsibility, this month I want to turn the...
Take Action Today on That Nagging “I Need to…”

Take Action Today on That Nagging “I Need to…”

Continually revisiting an “I need to….” without taking action is a real productivity killer. Not only is it an inefficient use of your time and bandwidth, it can really wreck havoc on your mindset. But tackling this challenge is really quite simple:...
When Digital Tools Diminish Productivity

When Digital Tools Diminish Productivity

Surprised by the title? If you follow me regularly, you know I’m a huge fan of digital applications. Appearing nearly magical, modern digital platforms can save us time and money, significantly reduce opportunities for error and make information sharing –...
Crucial Communication Considerations: When and How

Crucial Communication Considerations: When and How

I was recently listening to a friend vent about being asked to volunteer her time at an organization we are both passionate about. She was recruited to play a key role in a pivotal 2021 initiative for this organization. The request to volunteer came in the form of an...
Productivity in Crisis – Take Advantage of the Downtime

Productivity in Crisis – Take Advantage of the Downtime

We are, as I write this, living in a truly unprecedented reality. Many of us are working from home, operating under very real stress, managing the impact of COVID-19 on our businesses and facing great challenges; but, today, I’m writing for those of you forced...
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