Hire for Visible Passion!

Hire for Visible Passion!

Have you ever met a person and “know” they have something special? You can’t identify what it is other than they have energy and it seems infectious. They make lemonade out of lemons and are a joy to be around. These are people with visible passion, a zest for...
Getting On the Same Page

Getting On the Same Page

Why would he say that to another employee? Why does she act so sour? He is so lethargic, I feel like I am going to fall asleep each time we talk. Do any of these statements sound familiar? At times you may feel as though you and your employees are not on the same...
Interviewing Gumby STRETCHING THE TRUTH!

Interviewing Gumby STRETCHING THE TRUTH!

Have you ever been “wowed” by the extraordinary, overwhelming results presented by a candidate only to find out that he pulled a Gumby! What is that you may ask? Gumby is the boy made of putty, the “shape shifter” that can become whatever you...
Unplugged

Unplugged

I recently had my hip replaced and was under a very strict regimen for recovery. My surgeon said, walk five minutes every hour, do not go outside for four weeks, sit down this way, stand up that way, no email or text, and get plenty of rest. I anticipated the walking...
Learning to Walk

Learning to Walk

After years of limping, I scheduled an appointment with a surgeon to identify the problem and understand my options. I walked into the appointment with little direction or sense of urgency. Imagine my surprise when the surgeon looked at my x-ray and said “Oh my! This...