Holiday Drama: How to Stop Suffering

Holiday Drama: How to Stop Suffering It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Or is it? The end of the year and holiday season often triggers many emotions like regret, resentment, guilt, anger and jealousy. In my body of work, suffering is synonymous with drama. Gossip, turnover, back-stabbing and power struggles create tremendous suffering in our workplaces. And we blame most of...
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How to Recognize and Stop Toxic Time-Wasters

How to Recognize and Stop Toxic Time-Wasters Every workplace has a little drama, but knowing how to identify time wasters and stop drama is key to elevating your own productivity. The first step is to define the three toxic time-wasters: blindsiding, monopolizing, and negativity. The second step is to identify the common behaviors so that you can take charge of the situation. This article...
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How Mindset and Habit Contribute to Dysfunction

How Mindset and Habit Contribute to Dysfunction Remodeling our house after living in it for two decades taught me how easily clutter creeps in and contributes to ineffectiveness. It was painful to face the reality that I had belts I couldn’t wrap around my waist, shoes I would never wear again and dozens of black pants and skirts. When we live in an environment, we become blind to the weak...
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