communication, respect, level up, employee appreciation

A leader’s goal is to create the best working environment for their employees to produce the best product. Companies have begun investing more into their employee’s professional growth and recognize the benefits of personal connections to keep their employees working at their best. Sometimes, as leaders, we don’t realize that some of the friction we…

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balance, work life, personal life, work culture, lifestyle, level up, coaching, consulting

Nowadays, it is impossible to separate our work and personal life. Technology allows us to multi-task with instant access to people and information. The events in our lives now happen exponentially faster than any generation before us, so when things go awry it can happen simultaneously with work and personal situations. It is easier to…

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self-awareness, coaching, consulting, level up, fort myers, lehigh acres, feedback

People who are internally driven not only perform well and create successful situations, they also give their coworkers permission to raise the bar on their own performance as well. Leaders can foster a culture like this by creating an open-feedback environment that is built on constructive criticism. Teammates that build each other up and maintain…

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clock, false sense of urgency, client complacency, level up

“Progressive improvement beats delayed perfection.” – Mark Twain False Sense of Urgency A false sense of urgency can be fixed with time management, but there is a greater problem to this issue: prioritizing tasks. Prioritizing is a skill that we develop over time because, as we get better at doing our jobs or running our…

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shaking hands, making a deal, work relationships, influential relationships, level up

“Get employees excited to work for you. An enthusiastic and positive work environment is felt by the customer.” – Shep Hyken Two Types of Successful Work and Personal Relationships There are two types of successful relationships in the workplace: ones that involve a blend of both work and personal relationships, and relationships where people distinctly…

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“Do what you do so well that they will want to see it again and bring their friends.” – Walt Disney Technology + Simplicity = Return Customers Technology is advancing faster and faster. The iPod is the perfect example for this, since every new version gets smaller, has more capabilities, and comes out faster than…

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Rock Bottom

“Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.” – Ian MacClaren Everyone hits rock bottom at some point in their lives. It may seem like the end of the world as you know it – and you’re right. Your life is going to change when tragedy strikes – like someone you love…

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