DETERMINING HOW TO HANDLE WORKFORCE REDUCTION

Consider who is affected & their Challenges If you/employer find it necessary to reduce your workforce, there are a few factors to consider in order to know what would be best for all concerned.  Also, how this is handled is extremely important.  There is no surprise for those familiar with the reduction of employees as … Read more

CAREER NEEDS COLLABORATIVE DISCUSSIONS FOR FUTURE DEVELOPMENT

Changes have continued to be an ongoing event throughout time, and over the past 16 months or more, the changes we have experienced have increased with some being more challenging.  Our work routines have taken on more frequent alterations, which have affected our family needs, often adding more frustrations for our families as well as … Read more

WHAT MAKES THE BIGGEST IMPACT ON THE FUTURE?

  To Make a Difference Requires Stepping Out of Your Comfort Zone It is easy to complain about all the negative activity around us, as we have all had to cope with so many hurdles and hardships over the past 16 months or so, and granted it has caused us a lot of stress and … Read more

EMPLOYERS, DO YOUR EMPLOYEES TRUST YOU?

Can There Be Loyalty without Trust? Consider all employers who you have had over time.  Of those employers, did you trust them all?  If you didn’t trust them, how dedicated and loyal were you towards them?  You may not have been aware if an employer was loyal or supportive of you or not, though sooner … Read more

HOW IMPORTANT IS ACCOUNTABILITY?

  Do Employers Effectively Relay that they Value Employees Being Accountable? What does it mean to be “accountable”?  Are you a responsible person?  When my children were young, especially while they were adolescents (or “tweeners”), and they didn’t want to follow the family rules, they would say that they couldn’t wait to be adults.  And … Read more

EXPECTATIONS & PREPARATION OF THE PAST VS TODAY’S CHILDREN

What do you see that is different in the photos of schools 100 years ago vs Today? What is the first thing you notice that is different between the two pictures above?  The left photo was taken more than 70 years ago, and the right photo was taken recently.  Some differences may seem very obvious, … Read more

Changes Companies & People Can Make to Protect our Earth’s Climate

Studies continue to be done confirming the substantial changes to our Earth, on which the climate is growing more critical daily.  Large portions of glaciers are breaking off and floating away, happening more often, and temperatures of the Earth increase and even more at our two poles. As most know, there are many factors that … Read more

ARE YOU CONFUSED BY CHANGING INFORMATION ABOUT COVID?

  Ridding oneself of germs & bacteria with soap & hot water Have you felt that you are on a merry-go-round in regards to the “real status of COVID”?  Initially, we were faced with one virus, and then other variants appear.  Second, there was one vaccine, then another, and then another.  Can they all be … Read more

HOW TO ACHIEVE A SUCCESSFUL JOB SEARCH

What does it take to successfully accomplish a Job Search during these volatile, unpredictable times?  It may seem like a discouraging, no-chance, wasted effort.  Is the pandemic causing this to be a “lose-lose” proposition?  The world’s history has demonstrated that many things are possible.  If a person looks at the future, knowing the facts and … Read more