News flash: Your Boss and HR aren’t engaged either

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When it comes to employee engagement there’s been so much written and discussed it was easy to overlook one glaring fact. The two groups responsible for solving the problem are suffering from it too. So here’s a message to every CEO. “You’ve got a REALLY BIG PROBLEM” if you care anything about the impact of disengaged employees. My advice start … Read More

Professionals to CEO’s: Mastering The Art Of Mentorship is Critical To Your Success

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The Idea – Mentoring is ESSENTIAL to your long term ability to achieving your personal and professional goals. A Mentor is defined as someone who is a wise and trusted teacher, adviser or counselor. Mentoring is the act of teaching and sharing knowledge, perspective and information that leads to personal or professional growth for all involved. One widely held belief … Read More

4 Toxic Personalities sure to make your life a living hell

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Andy and Lynne, two people who dream about having an amazing career and to be able to enjoy what having a great career brings. I’ve worked with a lot of leaders and leader want-a-be’s.  Whether they own their own business or work for a Fortune 100 company there are 4 ways about 50% of professionals sabotage their careers.  The following … Read More

Top 10 New Year’s Resolutions

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Ever wonder what it would take to increase your chances of achieving your New Year’s Resolutions? The odds are certainly against you.  Psychology Today magazine reports nearly 50% will make at least one New Year’s Resolution but only 8% will actually achieve them.  If you’ve been around me for a while you know I study this question of what’s the … Read More

Mentor Me, Please!

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A mentor can help you reach new levels and new heights in your career.

I recently got an email from a young lady asking if I’d mentor her. When I asked what did she want me to help her with she said “You’re successful and I thought you could teach me to be successful too.” Well, like you I get a number of requests and I’m always torn over what to do because the … Read More

Destined to Fail at Your Career

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Getting Stabbed In the Back? Check for Your Own Fingerprints on the Knife?   Let’s face it. Right now there are a lot of people (and you may be one of them) worried about their job. Every day you go to work and give your best ideas, muster up the wherewithal to labor over too many tasks and projects that … Read More