Developing News

What have you done for me lately?In a conversation the other day a friend of mine mentioned the challenge some of us feel in taking our own professional development seriously.This has got to change.It's ironic to me that so many of the people I interact with - which may be because I send out a … Continue reading Developing News

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Forecast

How's the weather?Like you perhaps I sometimes check the weather forecast. Which is, considering the amount of time I spend indoors or in a car, sort of funny. I mean it doesn't matter that much.In the past I've been involved in several different agricultural businesses. Believe me, I paid a lot more attention to the … Continue reading Forecast

Goals

Are you ready? It's that time of year for young and old to review, reflect and reset goals. Whether you do this consciously and deliberately or through fits and starts, many of us use the end of the calendar year to think about what will be in setting goals. Now, if you need help with … Continue reading Goals

Best Blogs 12 Dec 2014

Welcome to #BestBlogs, the weekly curation of the world of work. The latest ideas on organization life, personal collaboration and the power of work in life from practitioners around the globe are collected here so you may become more effective, perhaps even more satisfied, in career. Every week our theme emerges organically and the holiday … Continue reading Best Blogs 12 Dec 2014

Selfie

How are you? This morning as my good friend Anne Anis (@AnneAnis) and I were talking she mentioned I'd been promoting a lot of tweets/thoughts about #selfcare lately. True enough. You see, I'm not smart enough to make things up or simply expound theoretically, so I write about what's actually going on in my life … Continue reading Selfie

Best Blogs 5 September 2014

Welcome to #BestBlogs, the weekly curation of the world of work. The latest ideas on organization life, personal collaboration and the politics of work from practitioners around the globe are collected here so you may become more effective, perhaps even more satisfied, in career. Every week our theme emerges organically and this week its all … Continue reading Best Blogs 5 September 2014

Best Blogs 30 May 2014

Welcome to #BestBlogs, the weekly curation of the world of work. The latest ideas on organization life, personal collaboration and the politics of work from practitioners around the globe are collected here so you may become more effective, perhaps even more satisfied, in career. Every week, our themes emerge organically and this week we take … Continue reading Best Blogs 30 May 2014

Balance

How do you tip the scales?Like many other things in American business the discussion around worklife balance has now fully migrated from curiosity to debate to fad to branding bullshit to old news. We don't talk about it anymore. Like employer of choice its an antiquated phrase that connotes the speaker (or, ahem, writer) is … Continue reading Balance

Best Blogs 14 February 2014

Welcome to #BestBlogs, the weekly curation of the world of work.Here we collate the latest offerings from practitioners around the globe on organization life, the politics of work and in so doing how you may become more effective - and satisfied - in career. This edition - each week's theme developing on its own organically … Continue reading Best Blogs 14 February 2014

Ego’s Siren

What makes a leader. Years ago I was asked to be president of my local SHRM chapter. After ten prior years of volunteering in all sorts of committees, roles, etc., I felt I was ready. To be sure I was humbled: any potential leader who isn't is a bit of a worry to me. Pride … Continue reading Ego’s Siren