Category Archives: Other

What The World Needs Now

…is love, sweet love.  This song has been stuck in my head for the past two weeks. There is no doubt we are in unprecedented times. We’re scared. We’re at a loss on what to do. We’re unsure what will happen with our work, our homes. And the list goes on. I made a pact […]

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Dear Sharon August 2019

Q. Forgive me for being blunt, but I am unsure of any other way to state my challenge: Doesn’t anybody want to work anymore? A. It’s ok, I get the point. We get this question a lot, and unfortunately there is no magic bullet answer. There are indeed people who will work very hard. But there […]

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Dear Sharon – July 2019

Q. I know this may be a strange subject, but I am certain I am not alone. I am so frustrated by the number of meetings my company is having. I seriously think we meet to plan more meetings! It is making it impossible to keep up with my other tasks, so I’m having to […]

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Dear Sharon – June 2019

Q. Our business is super busy these days, but despite the good economy, we’ve had more than our fair share of unique challenges this year. In my opinion, as a long tenured leader, customer expectations has reached an unattainable performance level. It’s almost like they want something that doesn’t exist! While I understand giving great performance, […]

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Dear Sharon – May 2019

Q. I am a small business owner. I currently have eight people on my team, all of whom work very hard, day in and day out, to grow the firm. My challenge is this – my competitors, which are all considerably larger than I at this point (I’ve only been in business five years) are […]

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