March Madness

John Wooden was the famed coach of the UCLA men's basketball team. He built a championship program through his leadership approach. And, in honor of the American sporting tradition of March Madness, I bring forward this John Wooden quote: "Talent is God-given; be humble. Fame is man-given. Be thankful. Conceit is self-given; be careful." [...]

By |2021-05-27T15:31:52-07:00March 22nd, 2021|Articles|

Sizzling Hot…

Last month we introduced Grizzle, a relatively new employee who stirred conflict in you as a time drain in the complaint process. This month we have Fizzle, who has moved up in your organization over nearly a decade of employment. You’ve been her champion along the way, appreciating her growing skills but never directly [...]

By |2021-02-22T17:19:56-08:00February 22nd, 2021|Articles|

Fizzling…

Last month we introduced Grizzle, a relatively new employee who stirred conflict in you as a time drain in the complaint process. This month we have Fizzle, who has moved up in your organization over nearly a decade of employment. You’ve been her champion along the way, appreciating her growing skills but never directly [...]

By |2020-11-23T17:19:34-08:00November 23rd, 2020|Articles|

2020 Gratitude

It’s that time of year.  The holiday season is around the corner, or by the looks of any grocery store…it’s here right now.  With Thanksgiving comes a time to be grateful AND there’s a lot of evidence about what a gratitude practice can do for you.  Not only does it improve your mental and [...]

By |2020-11-19T17:51:00-08:00November 19th, 2020|Articles|

Keep It Moving

If you’ve been to a public park recently, you’ve likely seen a sign that says something along the lines of “keep it moving - keep it distanced” (or perhaps that’s just Seattle?).  As we move into Fall, and the final quarter of this year, it is important to take a moment and decide how [...]

By |2020-09-21T11:57:39-07:00September 21st, 2020|Articles|

Rick Moranis vs the Superheroes: AKA What’s Wrong with Right Sizing?

Cheaper. Faster. Leaner. Better? Not so fast. As law firms face increasing pressure to deliver services to clients in the most cost-effective manner, there is much discussion about the best way to “right size” their organizations.  Right sizing (which, until recently, was better known as “downsizing”) has had major negative connotations among the workforce.  [...]

By |2020-06-22T12:48:16-07:00June 22nd, 2020|Articles|
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