Reject Funky Feedback

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

It’s important to accept constructive criticism, but some folks didn’t get the memo about how to give feedback to people. They grab any opportunity to lob negative attacks, often doing so to satisfy hostile feelings they secretly harbor about you. Push back on funky feedback. Consider the source and reject unhelpful criticism designed to push…

Success Management for Family & Friends

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

You know the drill. You understand how to comport yourself as a high profiler. For the most part, your spouse or significant other does too. But, to your chagrin, the rules of success management for family and friends may elude the rest of your network. Their behavior, when negative, can tarnish your brand. Don’t be…

Leave Staff on Vacation Alone

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

Some managers want to keep staff tethered to them at all times — even when employees are on vacation. Don’t be one of these folks. Leave your workers alone! They deserve to take time off for much needed rest and recuperation. Do your job and let them enjoy their time away. Provide Coverage It may…

Snarkiness Can Sabotage Your Success

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

Enjoy the headiness of your climb to the top, but ditch the attitude. Snarkiness can sabotage your success, so get a grip on yourself. There’s no need to squash others to make yourself feel superior. You enjoy a level of status and stature that most only dream of, so don’t zap folks with zingers to…

Presentation Power

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

It’s an honor to be asked to serve as a presenter, so hearty congratulations to you! But many people view this as an obligatory work activity and don’t present themselves in the best light possible. Don’t be one of these folks. View every speaking engagement as “show time” and conduct yourself accordingly. Dress for the…

Keep Your Feet on the Ground

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

Congratulations on your success! You deserve to be proud of yourself. But don’t get carried away. No one likes a show-off, so come back down to earth. Keep your feet on the ground. Don’t Be Full of Yourself Yes, you’re the star in the room, but let people figure this out themselves. It’s not necessary…