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  • Tuesday (But Really a Monday)
    Good morning everyone. Had a delightful four-day weekend and now I’m rested and refreshed for the week. While I cannot say that I am excited to get back to work, it will be good to talk to my staff, who I care about and respect. They are wonderful to work with and I am a … Continue reading Tuesday (But Really a Monday)
  • Transparency and Trust
    In yesterday’s post, I made a comment about transparency being the opposite of trust. A good friend asked for me to expand on that. And here we are. In my experience, trust is about a belief in the reliability of of someone or something. That someone is going to do what they say, or that … Continue reading Transparency and Trust
  • Stress
    Stress is just part of life, and I recognize that. I think, however, that the amount of stress I experience is driven by two factors: false urgency and cognitive dissonance. False urgency comes from the perception (imagined) that everything at work is on fire all the time. Some of this is internal — I run … Continue reading Stress