An object example in good behavior from, of all places, politics.
Author Archive for: Andrea P. Howe
Entries by Andrea P. Howe
What is it about consultants and consultant-speak?
Karen Salmansohn publishes a “Be Happy Dammit Tips” Newsletter. She quotes some fascinating statistics about the value of business friendships. For example: – People with a best friend at work are seven times more likely to be engaged in their work. – Close friendships at work boost employee satisfaction by nearly 50%. – People with […]
Vince Gill shows a thing or two about how to be. Just be.
People prefer affability over competence in their choice of work partners.
How to silence the little voice that chatters within us and prevents us from really listening.
Recent Blog Posts
- Are You Self-Promotion Avoidant?October 7, 2021 - 6:10 pm
Have you ever felt compelled to share positive information about yourself with a boss or supervisor and – instead – developed lock-jaw, unable to get the words out? Your mind starts to spin into thoughts like, “What if it just sounds arrogant? I don’t want to be perceived as an egomaniac!” And so, in an […]
- When Focus Becomes Tunnel VisionAugust 31, 2021 - 11:58 pm
Let’s talk about focus. Many respected authors will tell you that focus is essential to achieving success. They call it concentration, determination, single-mindedness, resolve – whatever the word, the message is that by focusing on the outcome you want, you are more likely to make it happen. And it seems hard to argue that being […]