Loads happen. For some workers that is an understatement. From executives to hourly employees, stress can make what should be a simple task feel like a ton of bricks being piled into their laps. Companies regularly lose $300 billion in worker under performance and 550 million work days lost directly caused by stress according to […]
A Framework for Stress Stress has been linked to health deterioration, lowered workplace productivity and profit, relationship and team discord, psychological problems, and negative risk behaviors. The American Institute of Stress reports that 3 out of 4 doctor’s visits are stress related! Stress Dragons. Stress dragons are acute stress situations, good or bad, which by […]
Don’t confuse steps taken with strategies to win! Many a war has been lost by strong active forces that are well-armed, disciplined, and able; yet they failed to see the bigger picture of how to win. This is true in the job force, too. Let’s look at two macro areas where you might be planning […]
In the previous article, we saw the well-researched results of how effective coaching is to sustain behavioral changes when developing people in your organization. Let’s look at how it works. Professional certified coaching works because it is: Data-driven for behavioral bench-marking. Despite anecdotal online assertions, level-B coaching assessment tools are not like magazine quizzes, definitive […]
While mostly people manage their various crises that leak into both home and work life, it is inevitable that all of us get stuck eventually. Individuals can desperately grasp at any development tool or self-help strategy in front of them to help them climb out of that discomfort. But inevitably, many will tend to fall […]
Personal managment means it is YOUR responsibility to develop yourself professionally. Self-development and success is a discipline that is developed through relationship and accountability – something that is not mentioned directly in the VIDEO below, but is implied in its arguments. Many who struggle to embrace this reality are millennials, but some are also much […]
Peace on Earth, Good Will toward Man(kind) From all of us at A-Squared LAMP Groups, we thank you for your participation, contribution, interest, pledges, and support for our work. We extend a hearty congratulations to our next two Pay-It-Forward coaching scholarship recipients. We wish them and YOU a successful, satisfying, prosperous new year. Join with […]
NOV 5th Fundraising event benefits our Annual Fund and is completely hosted by our volunteer Annual Fund Committee. Your ticket price is 100% tax-deductible as a donation, and be sure to bring extra funds to win other prizes and awards. Every attendee is part of the mystery and is provided with information, clues, and suggestions prior to Event. Special prices for tables of six or purchase tickets online or by mail.
LAST DAY TO REGISTER & PAY. New writers meet temporarily by remote access 4 – 6 times in Oct, Nov, & Dec to prepare for a 2-3 pg per day writing journey during November. By the end, you will have a complete novel, novelette, or book-length piece that is ready to be edited and perhaps published. $30 fee pays for guidebook and celebration lunch at the end. Special TBA “industry” guest invited to in-person celebration luncheon. No experience needed.