Team Category

  1. Team Building

    Team Building

    Mon 1 Jan, 2018 09:30 AM (UTC) Read Time: ( words)

    One of my mentee’s recently returned from an interview trip to Tennessee. He told me he was “grilled” for two days by fifteen people about whom he was and which direction his moral compass faced, adding he had very few questions about his technical abilities to do the job.Bravo for the company from Tennessee. The […]

  2. Pay Raise Process

    Pay Raise Process

    Fri 1 Dec, 2017 09:30 AM (UTC) Read Time: ( words)

    Working with business owners I am often asked what I think a fair pay raise is and when is the right time to give employees raises. And how much is an appropriate raise? 25 or 50 cents an hour, a dollar an hour, a hundred dollars a month or more… Should raises be given once […]

  3. Grow a Spine and Get Rid of Your Dead Weight Employees
  4. Motivation: Who Cares?

    Motivation: Who Cares?

    Mon 1 May, 2017 09:30 AM (UTC) Read Time: ( words)

    You’ve heard the expression, “You can’t fit a square peg in a round hole.” Chances are you’ve had days where you felt just like that peg and nothing seemed to fit.I’m reminded of that famous quote from Zig Ziglar: “Motivation doesn’t last. Neither does bathing which is why we recommend it frequently!” So where does […]

  5. Resolving Conflicts In Your Business
  6. Who is the Lunatic in Your Business?
  7. Attitude: It’s Contagious!

    Attitude: It’s Contagious!

    Wed 1 Feb, 2017 09:30 AM (UTC) Read Time: ( words)

    Recently, as I was delivering a seminar I was reciting Jim Rohn’sstatement “You are the average of the five people you spend the most time with.”   Although I have heard that statement many times over the years, it really struck me like a ton of bricks this week.  It seems that I must have set […]