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Workplace: Cubicle Care

Cubicle installations have been the rage in workplaces for nearly forty years. I mean this in two ways. First, so many businesses have installed cubicles in all sizes and configurations of spaces that it is safe to say cubicles are a work environment “rage” or design...

Seen Elsewhere…

Learning to say NO still matters according to the October 2019 issue of Good Housekeeping (GH) whose section on etiquette says “How to Say No.” Recall that my book NO! How One Simple Word Can Transform Your Life is still available in six languages! When we...

Workplace: Job Description

Every job needs and benefits from a job description. Including the office of the President of the United States (POTUS). Without a job description people don’t fully know what is expected of them in the position they hold; don’t know what their managers are measuring...

Workplace: Time to Volunteer

Workplace: Time to Volunteer Do you take time to volunteer? Does your company support taking time to volunteer? My first at-work volunteerism happened when I was a college student and employed by General Mills. The company participated in the annual Paint the Town...

Nesting: Music

This blog first appeared at www.NestingCards.com as a part of the ongoing discussion about what nesting is and how to create a sense of HOME that feeds your soul and welcomes others. Enjoy! Instruments, lyrics, sounds, and music punctuate our lives. Theme-songs for...

Workplace: What’s in a Name

What’s in a Name? I was reminded of this when in a coffee shop recently. SLOW BY SLOW, as seen in the photo, has on the wall inside the shop door: “SLOW BY SLOW is the mindset that everything should be done with the time and care it deserves.” It’s nice to know what...

Workplace: Centurion

Centurion companies are 100 years old – or more. In the United States, several farms date to the 1600s and are still in operation. The Hartford Courant newspaper dates to 1764. Crane & Co (paper company) dates to 1799/1801 and makes cards, stationery, and papers...