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May 1, 2017

This scene should be familiar to many of us: there’s a problem at work that no one has the time or energy to address.  The team may resort to quick fixes, but it is rare for those solutions to fix the real cause.  Luckily, there is a simple process called the 5 Whys th...

January 24, 2017

If you are looking to advance your career, the most important thing you can do is identify and leverage your strengths within the workplace.  Here are 3 simple, yet effective ways to identify your career forte today.

  1. Recognize the work activities that bring you...

January 11, 2017

It’s the start of a brand-new year.  For many, it is an opportunity for self-reflection.  They review the previous year in its entirety and decide if there is anything they would like to change about it.  They often develop resolutions, new ambitions and grand proclama...

August 9, 2016

Have you ever conducted a self-audit of your life and found a few areas that required immediate attention?  I certainly have.  I always ended up with a list of “I need to” action items:

I need to eat more vegetables.

I need to work out more.

I need to stop watching R...

July 10, 2016

Learning to deal with multiple distractions is a daily hurdle that many people would love to overcome. In addition to the common ones such as Facebook, popular TV shows and gossip news, we often distract ourselves by attempting to tackle too many goals at once.  I have...

June 12, 2016

Last month a dear friend of mine wanted to celebrate her birthday in Miami.  She asked us to leave early on a Friday morning so we could get to the beach as quickly as possible.  That sounded like a splendid idea.  The only problem was that half of us actually had to w...

May 22, 2016

When anyone asks me what I like about working at Frito Lay, I always tell them it’s my team.  Luckily for me, the statement is ac