What’s the Deal With Employee Engagement?

I rarely comment critically on another business writer’s articles. But this one caught my eye today and I felt compelled to share it here. Steve Tobak writes on the Inc.com web site: Why Employee Engagement Is Not Important (Yes, Really) Employee engagement is all the rage these days. I’d even go as far as to […] Read more »

Getting It Done From Above the Earth

What does the following video have to do with business success? These folks produced what they wanted with sheer will, courage and a healthy dose of expertise. Those same qualities are available to us in the business world, every second of the day. Read more »

Hard Times and Hard Work

The above was taken at a car wash in my local area. The guy you see drying the car is the owner. I have seen him almost every time I’ve been there, regardless of the time of the day. I’ve been going there for at least 15 years. He is ALWAYS hands-on, drying the cars […] Read more »

Are You REALLY Listening?

There are a number of times during the workday that I find myself not really listening to someone. Even once is too many. But I must confess: each and every time I do not fully listen to someone, I am to some degree reducing the effectiveness of the workplace. Read more »

Saving a Life in the Workplace

This is not your ordinary business advice, but watching this video could easily save a life in your workplace. Ideally you should get all of your staff to watch this. Read more »