Category Archives: Do Gooders

Middleton Bike Race Gets Me Out Of Bed

I’m constantly preaching to friends, family and clients to, as the big boys at Nike say, “just do it.”  That’s pretty much my attitude in all things…I mean, life is short, business competition is tough, and you don’t get a … Continue reading

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I may be a millionaire! Twice removed.

Good teaser, non? Oui, oui! I actually don’t really have millionaire prospects, at least not at 8:57 on a Wednesday night. But I do know someone who does…my nephew, Forrest Pando. He is just a few months shy of a … Continue reading

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I’m down with IPP: Intern Protection Program

Yesterday I was a guest speaker at a Business Acumen workshop, hosted by TomoTherapy and run by Bioforward. The topic was Social Media and Your Business and I think, all-in-all, it went pretty well. That is, if you don’t count … Continue reading

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The hitch in my bitch. People are doing the best they can.

Thanks to those who commented both on and offline to my latest post about how some bosses attempt to motivate their employees through fear and intimidation. Because of the number of emails I received, I can tell you that this … Continue reading

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Why are you making me come to Jesus?

Don’t mistake my intro. This blog is not about religion. Rather, it’s about some funny phrases bosses use to “motivate” their employees. And by “funny,” I mean, really, really, awfully scary and not funny at all. I thought about this … Continue reading

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Have you received an A+ rating?

There’s an eye-catching title on the bookshelves right now called The No Asshole Rule. I haven’t read it yet, but I am reading the author’s other book, Good Boss, Bad Boss. These books, along with the rest of my  library, … Continue reading

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Unsolicited Relationship Advice.

I’ve been thinking a little bit about relationships today.  I find both personal and business relationships extremely fascinating. What makes people tick? What motivates someone to do well? Which relationships are worth nurturing and which become too taxing. I bet … Continue reading

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