Turning the Dismissal into Discovery

You’ve been fine-tuning the moment for weeks: How you’ll stride into his office, announce you are quitting, deliver your pithy but subtly scathing statement, and stride out victoriously to the sound of Queen singing “We Are The Champions” in your head. At the same time, Maria Shifrin…

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Envy as a Catalyst for Change (Part 2)

Click here to read Part 1! Once you recognize envy for what it is, use it as a catalyst for change. Figure out exactly what it is you envy your friend for that you lack. Maybe it’s as simple as needing a little excitement in your life…

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Envy as a Catalyst for Change

From Othello to Cinderella, Toy Story to Snow White, envy and its kissing cousin jealousy have always gotten a bad rap. It is, in the words of the evil Iago, “the green eyed monster which doth mock the meat it feeds on.” But the truth is, envy…

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Being a Compassionate Boss

by Pamela Johnston Compassion is a funny word for those of us who love what we do and feel strongly about doing it well. See, the “passion” part is easy. We are passionate about results, passionate about our business, and passionate about everyone who works for us…

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