Almost everywhere we turn, we see complaints about the Millennial generation. Born between the mid ’80s and the late ’90s (though the exact time frame is up for some debate), this generation has been analyzed and criticized just as much as Generation X before them. Millennials have been labeled entitled, narcissistic, and sheltered. But are… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Work Life Balance
Mindfulness has become a buzzword in corporate vocabulary over the past few years, and for good reason. From parents to entrepreneurs to high-powered executives, many people have recognized the benefits of paying attention to their emotions, intentions, and strengths and limitations. More and more research indicates that mindfulness is a practice just as helpful in the… Read more »
Leadership failure happens at times to everyone. From General Custer’s Battle of Little Bighorn to Abraham Lincoln’s less-than-impressive military career to Margaret Thatcher’s poll tax, even very high-profile, famous leaders suffered from some fairly major failure at some point in their careers. Failure in leadership can actually happen a lot easier than we think – even to those we see as… Read more »
Many businesses focus on time management but we have discovered that leaders need to focus on expanding and managing energy—not time. It’s not the time you devote to your work or family that brings real value, but the energy and passion you bring to the time you have. Take care of business! Effectively managing energy… Read more »
The year is speeding to an end, which means your hectic holiday juggling act is reaching its fever pitch. December is often a month where you feel more stressed than relaxed and your calendar is more full of commitments than holiday cheer. While you may have a long holiday to-do list to manage in your… Read more »
The holidays are a busy time for everyone, but for small businesses, they can be a particularly hectic. Employees are juggling family commitments, vacation days and financial responsibilities as well as their normal work duties, yet it is also the busiest time of year for many smaller businesses. Harness your creative thinking skills and use… Read more »
It is all too easy to get fully absorbed into projects at work and projects at home and miles of to-do lists. It is too easy to lose track of taking care of yourself and connecting with your passion each day. Then one day you wake up uninspired and unmotivated and unable to focus at… Read more »
Being able to connect with colleagues and clients at a moment’s notice any time, day or night, is both a blessing and a curse. Mobile connectivity — through laptops, smartphones and tablet computers — allows you to troubleshoot problems and stay in contact while you’re away from the office, but it can also feel like… Read more »
If you find yourself feeling less productive and focused at work during the summer months, you are not the only one. A recent study by Captivate Network, a digital media company for business professionals, finds that workplace productivity takes a dip during the summertime and that some policies designed to address the problem might do… Read more »
Can women really have work-life balance? Many would say that in our current cultural moment, the answer is a resounding no. According to Anne-Marie Slaughter in her recent article in The Atlantic entitled, “Why Women Still Can’t Have it All,” there are many different reasons for the continued inability of women to find a truly family-friendly… Read more »
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