Tag Archives: maturity

10 Ways Careers Fail

Not knowing why you were hired ~ Stop telling yourself you’re not qualified for your job, and start focusing on what you can achieve. Following up too slowly when managing staff ~ your boss says ‘get rid of him’ yet you go … Continue reading

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Sharing & Creating Holiday Memories

With the wealth of experiences older people have to draw from, reminiscing can provide personal pleasure for them, interesting details for their families, and an outlet for communication during the holidays. Enjoy the stories that are sparked from simple pleasures … Continue reading

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Loyalty

Loyalty is a great virtue.  It’s the glue that keeps a business together, it keeps employees on board when things get tough, it keeps clients on your side when competition tries to lure them away. Loyalty doesn’t always happen through … Continue reading

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The Truth Will Set You Free

Tell the truth + all the time People lie for many reasons, usually to get what they want with little effort, but what ever your motive is to ‘stealing the truth’, it’s a bad long term strategy. In business and … Continue reading

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Taking Risks ~ Volunteer

Try new things. Make yourself uncomfortable. Do the things that may risk making you look foolish – what do you have to lose? Leaders take risks. They are not afraid of doing what they believe. What do you believe in … Continue reading

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Follow Up Response Time

Pick up the pace and shorten your response time.  Don’t allow extra time to let a request sink in or to finish other “priorities.” We live in a fast paced world.  If you’re too slow, your response may not matter … Continue reading

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Learn to Say “No”

Some people are incapable of saying no when asked for help.  They are eager to please and always willing to pitch in.  But at some point, being agreeable becomes counterproductive.  Know your limits and realize when you are piling on … Continue reading

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