Monthly Archives : October 2015

There’s no happiness in being a rat racer

As a young child, Mike’s days were filled with fun and excitement. His mind overflowed with imagination and exploration. Then he turned five and started school. That’s when his life in the rat race began. Mike’s well-meaning parents and teachers…

168 View / October 25, 2015

Living BIG: Boundaries, Integrity, and Generosity

Are you frequently pointing out to people what they’ve done wrong? Do you routinely rehearse conversations in your head about what you want to say to someone to set them straight? Do you get a sense of righteousness indignation that…

4821 View / October 18, 2015

Use your strengths to cope with stress

Your body’s ability to react to stressful situations is amazing. In the blink of an eye, your adrenal glands release a flood of adrenaline and cortisol to energize you. Blood flows from your brain to your limbs for quick movement….

600 View / October 11, 2015

Create a positive culture with the PROPEL principles

Jane was having trouble retaining the top performers on her work team. Departing employees gave polite excuses rather than real insight regarding their dissatisfaction. So Jane brought in an organizational psychologist to coach her on how to hold onto talented…

176 View / October 4, 2015