How To Learn Empathy

How To Learn Empathy

“You’re being insensitive. Stop telling me I’m wrong and pay attention to how I feel!” We all make the occasional misstep of unintentionally hurting others’ feelings. However, for some, lacking empathy, or understanding and appreciating the feelings of others, is a...
Managing Anxiety

Managing Anxiety

Anxiety is something many people suffer from in various parts of their life. The degree of anxiety varies between person and situation. One type of anxiety is needing constant reassurance, such as in the workplace or at home. For example, at work you are among the...
5 Techniques for Overcoming Procrastination

5 Techniques for Overcoming Procrastination

Why do something now when you can put it off until later? Procrastination:  the overachiever’s Achilles heel.Dr. Jeff Kaplan Everybody is unique and reasons vary for why someone consistently procrastinates on tasks s/he doesn’t want to do.  That said, I have come...
Developing Others Conundrum

Developing Others Conundrum

Employees get promoted because of their skills in being able to get the job done. So now they go from being a doer to being a manager, where their success lies not on their ability to get the job done, but on their ability to develop, motivate, inspire and hold...