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

Denise Cooper Achieving Goals, Employee engagement 1 Comment

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 …

Who I Am IS Enough

Denise Cooper Achieving Goals, Career Success, Succeeding in life, Success Tips 2 Comments

Did you know we get over 80,000 messages every day telling us who we are, what’s acceptable behavior and how we should treat others?  Most of us don’t consciously pay too much attention to these messages.  But years and years of research demonstrates these messages do have an effect.  For women just think about the messages we receive about beauty. …

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

Denise Cooper Career Success, Employee engagement, Success Tips 0 Comments

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 …

Stop Sabotaging Your Career

Denise Cooper Career Success, Empathy and Communication 0 Comments

How often do you define yourself by your weaknesses? Actions matter. Every day, you are consciously and unconsciously teaching others how to treat each other in social interactions. The real question is what you are teaching. Are you teaching others to be self-reliant, altruistic and helpful, or are you teaching them to be selfish and dependent? Analyzing your own behavior …