Is life about winning and losing for you? Are you the kind of person who bets it all on one roll of the dice? I am a reality TV fanatic. I like the competition, the relationships, the plots and even the backstabbing on some of the shows. I am very aware that most of them … Continue reading All-Or-Nothing Approach To Success Makes Failures Of Us All
Are you shy? According to the Shyness Research Institute, about 50 per cent of Americans are shy (which is up by 10 per cent in the last three decades). The number of people who say they are situationally shy is even higher. Are you shy in social situations? Do you get nervous about the thought … Continue reading Overcome Your Shyness To Work The Room Like A Seasoned Schmoozer
I’m a pretty black-and-white thinker. I’m all about an action plan, a solution, a strategy. I provide solutions to my clients, my friends and my family. I can always come up with solutions to other people’s problems. It’s my issues that are the problem. Sometimes my issues feel too big, too close, and too emotional … Continue reading Can you ask for help?
Are you using a laptop, yet, to take minutes? I hope the answer is yes. However, if it’s no, let me convince you. Taking minutes using a laptop is better than the traditional approach of pen and paper. I realize that for many people there is some fear about using a laptop. It’s a relatively … Continue reading You should use your laptop for minutes: here’s why
I’m dealing with an avoider. I find it very frustrating. Every once in a while you will encounter a situation where you want to deal with it in a calm, professional manner, and the person with whom you want to deal with, does not want to deal with it at all! An avoider is someone … Continue reading Avoiding Confrontation Is Not The Answer
It looks like fall feels like summer! I’m not sure if you caught the Harvest Moon on Friday night, but it was spectacular. The kind of thing you can sit and watch just for pure enjoyment. I was in Calgary at the Canadian Education Conference for IAAP when I saw it. What was … Continue reading Dealing with Enemies ? Keeping ON TRACK with Rhonda – September issue
I’ll admit that occasionally I watch the TLC show Hoarders. I always feel better about myself after I watch it. My life may be messy sometimes, but it isn’t anything like that! Or is it? You may not be a classic hoarder. You may not have areas of your home and office that are crowded … Continue reading Are You An Email Hoarder ?
Introduction to Minute Taking Webinar – September 21 Remember the game, Telephone, that we played as kids? One person would whisper a message to the person beside them, and they would whisper it along to the person beside them. When the message reached the end of the line and the last person shared aloud … Continue reading Introduction to Minute Taking: Next Webinar – Sep 21