10 Ways Out of the Mud

June 16, 2013 · Filed Under 2 Little Time, Be a Better Manager, Get 2 Goal, Quick List · Comment 


This Quick List is a companion piece to our Leadership Quote of the Week about wallowing in the mud.

Both soaring like an eagle and wallowing in the mud like a hippo can be an enjoyable and productive use of time. But sometimes we want to wallow in the mud when we need to soar like eagles. And then sometimes, wallowing in mud can lead to being stuck in the mud which is bad news for morale and productivity.

When we are unproductively wallowing, how can we get ourselves out of the muck?

Here are 10 Ways Out of the Mud.


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Quote of the Week for St. Patrick’s Day

March 11, 2013 · Filed Under Be a Better Manager, Quote of the Week, St. Patrick's Day · Comment 

In celebration of St. Patrick’s Day, our Leadership Quote of the Week is: Read more

Morale & Productivity Boosting Meeting Idea for Thanksgiving

November 12, 2012 · Filed Under 2 Little Time, Be a Better Manager, celebrations, Get 2 Goal · Comment 

Here’s an idea for the beginning or end of any team meeting you are leading in the next week or so.

It’s not a new idea. But it’s good. And yes – people will roll their eyes. That’s okay. The results are good. Good boosts to morale and productivity.

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10 Ways to Grow Teams & Leaders Now

Halloween…..a great excuse to eat candy and wear scary costumes.

AND a great opportunity to learn, inspire, boost morale and productivity and grow your team.

Most leaders though don’t have time to come up with ideas and materials for this. And most don’t have the courage.

We can help with the first part. We have pulled together the ideas and materials – a collection of Bite Size Bits for Business from the haunted halls of Business Class.

You still need enough courage to put them to work…to step up and lead in unique ways.

You’ll be glad you did. Your team will be too.

Here are 10 things you can get do to grow teams and leaders this week.

1. Post instructional and inspirational words of wisdom Read more

Quote of the Week for Grouch & Boss Day

Today is National Grouch Day.  Tomorrow is National Boss Day.  And Vinnie’s in charge of quote selection until midnight on October 31.  So here it is…the Leadership Quote of the Week is…

If you want something you've never had...

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