Gossip, Gossip, Gossip – Why can’t people just shut their trap?

Let’s face it, gossip runs rampant in just about every workplace, right?  I swear that sometimes it seems as if people literally have nothing better to do than gossip about each other.  They talk about the company, they talk about co-workers, and OF COURSE they talk about their managers.  They can frequently take something thatContinue reading “Gossip, Gossip, Gossip – Why can’t people just shut their trap?”

How to get crap done when you are a busy person

I have 2 criteria for everything I do: 1. Does it move my life forward? 2. Does it move my business forward? Now some of you do not have your own business, but what you can relate it to is, Does it help my career go forward? If the answer is no, it doesn’t goContinue reading “How to get crap done when you are a busy person”

Help, How can I be more assertive?

This question is brought to me time and time again.  New managers, young executives, new executives and newly married couples all struggle with being assertive.  The one fear is that they do not want to be the “A**hole”  Legit fear, right?  Here are ten ways to be more assertive without being “that person”: 1. ExamineContinue reading “Help, How can I be more assertive?”