Tag Archives: work-life balance

Improve Your Listening

  Far too many of us talk a lot but listen very little. That probably means that we aren’t hearing all of the information that people are trying to provide to us, and it might mean that we are actually … Continue reading

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How to be Happy at Work

  How to Be Happier at Work   There are lots of articles and ideas about making the workplace more productive but who is talking about making the workplace a happier place? Since we spend a third of our lives … Continue reading

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Rebalancing Your Life

  Sooner or later we will all have to find a way to balance our work with the rest of our life. If not we will find that work takes up so much of our life that there is little … Continue reading

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Always Do Your Best

  There is a great little book about life and living called ‘The Four Agreements’. It is a New York Times bestseller by the Toltec Indian teacher and spiritual guide by Don Miguel Ruiz. It features four simple agreements that … Continue reading

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Change the Things You Can: Change Your Attitude

There are two types of attitude in every workplace, positive and negative attitudes. Negative attitudes can result from a series of factors including the overall workplace environment, the attitude of superiors and the individual themselves. Positive attitudes can result from … Continue reading

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What is a Difficult Person?

We all have our theories about what makes a person difficult to work, live or sometimes even breathe with. A simple answer is a difficult person is one that you simply cannot handle with the resources that you have to … Continue reading

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Get Some More Sleep… It Makes You a Better Worker…. Pass it On

Sometimes science catches up. We have all known that we would be better off if only we could get a couple of hours more shut-eye. Now science has confirmed it. Researchers from the Harvard Medical School have found out that … Continue reading

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Assumptions… I’ve Made a Few

Don’t Make Assumptions There is a great little book that I read years ago, and still re-read today called “The Four Agreements” by Don Miguel Ruiz. Don Miguel is a Toltec Indian from Mexico and comes from a long chain … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Wow!! Your Boss @Work

We all want to impress our boss. It’s kind of in our genes to try and please the person in authority in our life. We’d like our boss to like us and to consider us when special opportunities or promotions … Continue reading

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5 “Better” Ways to Deal With Conflict @Work

There will always be conflict at work that ranges from petty squabbles to major disagreements. Sometimes this conflict boils over into angry words or worse. In order to avoid that situation here are 5 “Better” ways to deal with conflict … Continue reading

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