Keys to Delegating Decision-Making

Remember, a real decision is measured by the fact that you’ve taken new action. If there’s no action, you haven’t truly decided. ~Anthony Robbins Making a decision is all well and good, but the action required to follow through is where the rubber meets the road. For some, the hardest part is in making the … Continue reading

Class of 2010 – Where Did All the Jobs Go?

Don’t ever, ever quit. Recognize that stopping now, regrouping to try a new approach isn’t quitting. If you quit, you’ll regret it forever.” ~ Rudy Ruettiger I caught a snippet from The Early Show this morning reporting on a young American graduate, with a 3.72 GPA, not able to find work in his field of … Continue reading

Change is Good … Even when it’s Bad

“Change is always happening, embrace it, be grateful for it, and enjoy it!” –Chip Esajian Change is often perceived as something to be feared or avoided as it generally involves moving out of our comfort zone. Change can cause stress, anxiety, and sometimes anger; whether it impacts our personal and/or professional lives.

Achieving Success

People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing. ~Dale Carnegie I just had a meeting while going for my morning run down to the race track. We ran, we walked, we talked, we brainstormed, we shared ideas and watched some beautiful horses doing their morning exercise. I love what I do … Continue reading

Avatar Dress Codes in 3D Virtual World Meetings

Avatars made to wear a suit to work as the style police arrive Guidelines drawn up to protect business reputations in virtual worlds ____________________________________________________________ Working in a ‘virtual world’ should be no less professional than showing up at a brick and mortar building. It can seem fun to try on an avatar alter ego, … Continue reading

The Game Has Changed – The Virtual Workforce Paradigm

“The game has changed.” Never has a statement about the traditional model for business services been truer. Today’s virtual workforce is no longer limited to virtual assistants working from home offices, providing general administrative or web-related services. Virtual workers are able to provide business support services at all levels from administration to mid and upper … Continue reading

Virtual Workforces Are Changing Everything

Prices at the pump continue to rise despite the odd dip weakly reflecting drops in crude oil prices. Construction to solve transportation issues persistently disrupts travellers at substantial costs to tax payers. Green solutions are promoted extensively to help preserve our environment and reduce carbon emissions. Integration of virtual workers can address all three issues … Continue reading