5 Simple Tips to Extinguish Employee Burn-Out

It happens to everyone, even your brightest most valuable players will hit burn out every once and awhile.   Although we would love to be the everlasting support and cheerleaders to every member of our team twenty four hours a day, seven days a week there will be times when our employee’s motivation may fall… Read More

A Cure for the Ruts

It’s as common as the cold, sweeping the globe, over teams, businesses, leaders, minimum wage workers, maximum wage workers, non-profit workers, it knows no bounds; the common rut can take over when you are least expecting it.  They can invade the processes of those during great success or attack others in the form of consistent failures. A team that is… Read More

One Word Photo Challenge: Sun

I used to have my students (of all ages) read the book My Many Colored Days by Dr. Seuss and then associate their own emotions to color. This was so that when their sun seemed to set and turn to dusk they could step back and observe the colorful beauty of their stresses, fears, sadness, angers, and anxieties.  The palette blends… Read More