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Wow! This year has flown by! We all have great stuff to be thankful for and some sad stuff to remember and reflect upon. First the sad stuff to file away for remembrance and love: I bet a lot of us lost loved ones this past year. I lost my older sister. She died of … Read more

Being a great consultant, leader, or manager has nothing to do with Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), job titles or descriptions, or step-action-charts. Why? On my first day of my first job back in 1966, I was given my SOP, Job title and description, and step-action-charts older than dirt. This was 1966. The last date of … Read more

We all talk about managing our time and then we proceed to really manage our time poorly. We get interruptions, urgent phone calls, and the usual crises going on all day and get very little of what needs to be done accomplished. Let’s look at how to manage your time efficiently. Managing your time allows … Read more

As a life and career coach I am always amazed when my clients always start our first interview and coaching session with what are you going to do for me and how much work am I going to need to do? They think I am going to hand everything to them on a silver platter … Read more

Horatio Alger themes for success in your life and career: Luck and Pluck Struggling Upward Helping Yourself Making your way Strive and Succeed Facing the world All it takes is Hard Work Will Insure Success? How you may feel: You have had the benefit of better education and better jobs than your parents. Your success … Read more