Month: September 2019

How to Run An Efficient Meeting

Spoken and unspoken thoughts from the conference room: “Where’s Ted? Wasn’t this meeting called for 1 PM?” (Question posed at 1:20 PM) “Why is Carol monopolizing the meeting; she keeps saying the same thing over and over?” “We have these weekly meetings and no one ever comes prepared.” ____ Have you ever had these thoughts? […]

September 24, 2019

Back to Business: Keeping Motivation High

It’s tough, isn’t it? Summer is done and we’re now involved in the final push to get through the fourth quarter and end the year on a high note. Somehow it’s always easier to be energetic and motivated when the sun is shining, the days are long and there could even be some vacation plans […]

September 17, 2019

Are Your Employees Accountable? (Why Not?)

Lack of accountability in the workplace is a very serious concern for many of the business owners I know. With not a small degree of stress, they cite specific examples of when their employees (some in key positions) have dropped the ball, causing, in quite a few instances, serious repercussions. The main problem seems to […]

September 10, 2019