Developing a Strategic Plan for 2021

Even with the national elections behind us, there will be some wrinkles still to iron out, and there will most likely be some adjustments and details to be resolved before 2021 can begin to finalize any national plans or efforts involving the programs and guidelines for businesses and individuals.  In the meantime, businesses will need … Read more

Overall Observations and Reactions to National Elections

Election Day is almost upon us.  How does that make you feel?  There are mixed reactions and responses to this question, and probably quite a few who are not sure what they will feel.  Because there are several large issues and concerns connected with this election and those candidates, some outcomes could be positive and … Read more

During this COVID Period, What Else is on Your Mind?

Of course, COVID is an important topic, and most of us want to get it resolved, but that takes “everyone’s cooperation”.  In the meantime, what is something that might create positive thoughts and might be something that doesn’t trigger a debate or argument?  It is definitely not politics!  With Thanksgiving arriving next month, perhaps we … Read more

Distractions Reduce or Diminish the Best Results & Outcomes

Whether in business or the public turmoil that exists, people can be easily distracted by other people, events around them, loud music or noises, “breaking news” or announcements that command your attention.  When a group is asked to pull together an effective and beneficial process to attempt to save our world from a health issue, … Read more

Challenges for Human Resources Today

This experience with COVID-19 has caused so many challenges for companies and businesses, as well as individuals, but I suspect there will be more challenges yet to come.  Even with a vaccine, there will be no guarantees, and people will still continue to have doubts and fears about what could happen.  If you watch the … Read more

CREATIVE, STRATEGIC & SAFE PLANS FOR TODAY’S ACTIVITIES

     Outside Shopping with Masks                Clean with Disinfectant                                   Keep Social Distancing With our lives taking many twists and turns over the past 10+ months, and looking for ways to accomplish activities … Read more

Which is More Valuable: To Be Rich or Successful? Being Successful Delivers its Own Wealth

What do most people believe is an important goal: to be rich or successful?  Rich is a relative term, that can be interpreted differently.  When my older son was about 9 or 10 years old, he came and asked me if we were rich.  He had noticed that our family had two homes (one was … Read more

Recognizing Positive Elements Emerging Out of the Pandemic

Many of our nation’s citizens have made negative comments about the “young adults” in our communities, noting that they are short-sighted, impatient, expecting immediate gratification, praises and rewards for doing simply the minimum, and then only after much taunting.  Some call them “lazy”, doing the least amount of work as possible.  Though there may be … Read more