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    • 17 May

      Making the Most of Video Conferencing

      So many things have changed in recent months for people and industries throughout the world because of the novel coronavirus pandemic. One change that may have longer lasting impact than others is how members within organizations stay connected while being apart. Businesses, schools, agencies, churches, etc. have all started implementing video conferencing on a larger scale as a result of stay-at-home orders by governmental authorities. For many companies and institutions, this has been a fundamental shift in procedures that may result in permanent changes to the way meetings and conferences are held moving forward. Twitter, for example, just recently announced that they will allow their employees to work at home “forever” if they so choose after seeing how well the company has performed during the lockdowns.  ...Read More

    • 14 May

      Tips for Dealing with Negativity in Your Life

      Turn on the news and there is no shortage of negativity out there right now. Whether it’s at work, in your community, in your personal relationships, or between your own two ears, negativity is something that can be unavoidable. If left unchecked, it can bring down even the best leader.  ...Read More

    • 26 Apr

      How to Be More Productive While Sheltering in Place

      The United States of America (like much of the rest of the world) is currently experiencing a rather unique event in its history: the voluntary shutdown of most of society to combat an infectious disease. Businesses have closed, institutions have shut down, and millions of people have either voluntarily stopped going to work or lost their jobs as a result of the collective effort to curb the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus. As some states, localities, and organizations have begun the process of opening back up, a debate is raging about what should be done moving forward.  ...Read More

    • 08 Apr

      Tips for Leading in a Time of Crisis

      This is a time of crisis. The novel coronavirus pandemic that is gripping much of the world and wreaking havoc on economies across the globe has at least temporarily caused people in many nations to change the way they live. Many have changed personal habits and daily routines out of fear of contracting or spreading COVID-19. Others have lost jobs, businesses, or sources of income because of government regulations or changes in public behavior designed to slow the spread of the virus. A majority of people in multiple countries have had their lives altered in one way or another, and citizens are concerned about the long-term effects the battle against this disease will bring. ...Read More

    • 05 Mar

      Essential Characteristics for Effective Personal Leadership

      The Super Tuesday presidential primaries are behind us now, and the news is abuzz with stories about the rising and falling fortunes of candidates and former candidates. As the remaining contenders continue advancing through the process of what could be described as the world’s most extensive and intense job interview—in which the American people are asked to hire their chief executive—it is a good time to reflect on the qualities of effective personal leadership. Great leaders share certain traits that allow them to invigorate their followers in pursuit of their shared goals while deftly navigating through obstacles until they have achieved success. The following is a list of personal characteristics commonly possessed by dynamic leaders: ...Read More

    • 19 Jan

      Resolve to Reexamine Your Goals in 2020

      It is a new year and a new decade. Many people have begun the year with resolutions in mind and are attempting to follow through on them right now. They have entered 2020 with renewed determination and focus to achieve personal or business goals that they consider important. However, resolutions often fail when we don’t develop clear missions and goals for ourselves. Periodic introspection and reflection are vital to keeping any person or organization on a path to success because conditions are always changing and those who become static are likely to struggle. Part of the evaluation process should include reexamining goals and objectives to determine whether or not you or your company are really moving in the right direction. Let’s consider some tips for recalibrating your personal and business improvement plans to increase your potential for future success. ...Read More

    • 25 Nov

      Showing Gratitude Gets Results

      It’s that time of year again when thankfulness is at the forefront of our minds. Thanksgiving is a national holiday deeply rooted in the American character, dating back to some of the earliest European settlements in what would eventually become the United States of America.  ...Read More