Monthly Archives: August 2012

Your Super Secret Bonus Day

While having breakfast with a friend yesterday, I was reminded about an idea I had a few years back. “You know what I need?  I need one of those secret bonus days you talked about inventing.” It had been so … Continue reading

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At times, our busy schedules, full plates, and drive to get things done can become excuses or justification for our lack of intentional communication.  Over time, how we communicate with others is more of a habit and we give it … Continue reading

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How Cloudy is Your Glass?

Understanding your own emotional state is essential to your development and progress as a leader, a co-worker, or a person.  More and more the importance of emotional intelligence is identified as the difference between good/marginal leaders and great leaders.  Daniel Goleman … Continue reading

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