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Covid 19...How will life change? How will our business model change? How will our day to day activities change?

These are just my thoughts, based on what we "think" we know, today. I don't trust any one resource as logic must prevail with how germs spread. No one knows truly. I believe our new normal will have dramatic changes to how we live. I am not convinced it is a bad thing. It requires us all...

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Keeping millennials in focus during this Pandemic April 23, 2020

This is having a negative effect on most everyone and all feel stressed at some level no doubt but have we wondered about how our young professionals view this pandemic related to their early careers? I had a talk with my daughter who is a CPA with Deloitte and she asked me if I heard from the...

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Customer Service Tips...Such approaches have direct impact on business success!

Here are a few tips for optimizing customer service. TEN COMMANDMENTS OF HUMAN RELATIONS 1. Speak to people – There is nothing as nice as a cheerful word of greeting. 2. Smile at people! It takes 72 muscles to frown and 14 to smile. 3. Call people by their name. The sweetest music is the...

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Career Transitioning

The world is changing and you need to be ready. What are you thinking? What are you concerned about? Are you happy with your current career? Are you unemployed? Are you frustrated or bored with your work? Is your job uncertain? Is your performance not where it should be? If you answered yes...

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COVID 19 our lives, businesses, view on life have changed

So here we are, two months into this. In a flash our lives changed in many ways. Our personal lives, our professional lives, our social lives. Every turn, we need to rethink how to regroup and reconsider how to move forward. I find that exciting. I find this so challenging and challenges...

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Managing working from home

Working from home is a solid option for many different types of positions for many reasons. This is being talked about more and more now with the focus on Coronavirus. Whether it be for this type of situation, temporary, or more as a way of work for some, here are some things my clients have...

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Reopening our businesses, the roller coaster ride begins!

I have been working with a variety of clients who are trying to do their best to plan for their reopening. I have been doing a good deal of career coaching. The struggles my friends, are real. Not only are they incurring expenses that somehow will need to be "shared" with customers/clients, but...

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Zoom security...avoid learning the hard way!

Obviously we are using video conferencing more and more, for me right now, exclusively conducting meetings in this way. If you are like me, I love using Zoom. So whether it is Zoom or anything else, we need to be diligent about "locking down" our meetings. Here are some Zoom Security updates...

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Thinking about "New Normal" in the workplace

So many are nervous and yet excited about getting back to work. After being away so long, there is an element of fear, anxiety and concern about what this will be like. We know it will never be the same. We will never be the same. Between the COVID 19 and now the racial tension this escalates...

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COVID 19 Pause and the silverlinings - Did you find them for yourself?

I tend to be the type of person that truly uses life as the best educator - the "school of hard knocks is the best teacher" I always say. Why because it is. If we look at all that comes our way and consider the lesson and value to what that experience is to provide, boy can we grow. Good or bad,...

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