You Are How You Stand

Interviews are stressful. No two ways about it. Anytime we are in a situation where we are being judged, our stress levels increase. The good new is that we can change not only how others perceive us through non-verbal behavior, but also how we think and feel about...

Who Flies In Your Flock?

Have you ever marveled at a flock of geese flying in formation on their way to warmer climes in the spring or fall? Why do they travel that way?  The reasons migratory birds fly in a V shape is because the aerodynamics make it easier for them to fly.   As the birds...

The Courage To Fail

“Do one thing every day that scares you.” — Eleanor Roosevelt We crave success stories – Thomas Edison inventing the light bulb, Steve Jobs founding of Apple Computer, Oprah Winfrey’s rise as a television icon. Yet, we tend to discount the failure...

Goals – Dreams With Deadlines

“It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.” ― Ernest Hemingway When I was a young sales manager, my colleagues and I would go through an annual ritual of setting goals for the following year. These goals were strictly...

Procrastinate? Who Me?

  “In delay there lies no plenty.”                                  William Shakespeare Before I started my blog, Work-Happier, I came up with all kinds of reasons why I couldn’t do it – not enough time, no one would read it, fear, and on and on and on. After...