Finding Your Work-Life Balance

Finding Your Work-Life Balance

When I think of the term work-life balance, I immediately imagine a seesaw or two scales going back and forth. While I know I am not alone in this imagery, let’s began with defining work-life balance and then take a look at the balancing act. Work-life balance is a...
Networking for Career Success

Networking for Career Success

Despite being a key skill in building a successful career, many people are not networking. While networking is not easy for everyone, it is a skill worth developing as it is still one of the most effective and least expensive ways to advance your career.  Networking...
The Gift of Feedback

The Gift of Feedback

When asked why feedback is important, I received varied answers. A few of the responses include, “It provides an opportunity to learn from mistakes.”, “Feedback helps people stay on track.” and “Feedback provides clarification.” The goal of most leaders is to develop...
Goals vs. Resolutions

Goals vs. Resolutions

Each year about this time, we see people creating extensive resolution lists. However, should people be making resolutions or setting goals? A resolution is defined as a firm decision to do or not do something. Based on this definition, would it be better to set...