No Obligation to Celebrate Everyone on Valentine’s Day

Posted by on Feb 1, 2018 in Success!Ezine For You

Valentine’s Day is a great occasion to express your love for those you care about.  But don’t go overboard. Like most holidays, Valentine’s Day is over-commercialized, causing you to feel compelled to buy cards, flowers, sweets, and other gifts for everyone under the sun. Don’t be manipulated by persistent marketing messages or social media photos…

‘Diss Those Who Disrespect You

Posted by on Jan 1, 2018 in Success!Ezine For You

Feeling ‘dissed and disrespected? You’ve got plenty of company. Successful people often are dogged by those who resent their success and who treat them with incivility. While you may opt to ignore these antagonizers, there are times when taking action is better.  Who are these folks? Disgruntled Employees Many of the people who work for…

Just Be Yourself as Holiday Host

Posted by on Dec 1, 2017 in Success!Ezine For You

As a holiday host in this age of social media, you can feel tremendous pressure to “create a memory.”  This means spending a lot of money on festive décor and finery to impress everyone who attends your get-togethers and so you can produce amazing photos and videos to post online. Advertising abounds to persuade you…

Say “Goodbye” to Slackers

Posted by on Nov 1, 2017 in Success!Ezine For You

 You may love to goof off with colleagues who are slackers, but you must let them go. If they can’t get it together and function responsibly for their own sake, they certainly won’t put any effort into your projects. They may be fun folks, but their inability to get their work done and to contribute…

Are You Annoying Your Customers?

Posted by on Oct 1, 2017 in Success!Ezine For You

You work hard to provide goods or services to the public and enjoy interacting with your customers. But is your communication style or that of your staff annoying them? Your intentions may be good — you think you’re just being friendly, but your customers may view your approach as too personal. Evaluate the way you’re…

Fill The Empty Nest

Posted by on Sep 1, 2017 in Success!Ezine For You

As your kids go off to college, join the military, or make other moves to start on their way in life, you’ll feel “the empty nest”. Things just don’t feel the right without your youngsters underfoot, and you can’t quite figure out what to do with yourself. But these feelings of loss don’t have to…