Workplace Culture Struggling? Here’s How To Fix That.

Workplace Culture Struggling? Here’s How To Fix That. One of my absolute favorite things about blogging is that I get to interact with new people every day. I get several emails a day about different articles or topics I’ve written about, I have been having some wonderful improptu Skype video calls with industry colleagues…it has been amazing to network and connect with people who share interests and those who bring a different perspective to some of the topics I write about. I have also been hearing about companies that do things extraordinarily well and who put their people first and conversely, those that struggle in that area. Earlier this week I received an email from someone who has seen their great company cultureRead More

Jump Start Your Day: Retail Edition

Jump Start Your Day: Retail Edition I think most of us can agree that Richard Branson is a pretty interesting entrepreneur. He also seems like a innovative, considerate, and fearless businessman. These qualities, in addition to his tremendous business successes, make him an fascinating person to follow, read about, learn from. For the past 50 years Richard Branson has maintained the same morning routine. Here is what that looks like: -Waking up at 5:00am -He builds in time to exercise and spend time with family [which then allows him to focus on work] -He allows time for reflection and organization (a) During this time he paces out his day, catches up on news, replies to emails -He believes in waking up with passionRead More