Goal Setting Steps

Have you ever have that feeling when you first start a new goal, that this time it’s for real, you’re filled with excitement and motivation, that you’re unstoppable, nothing is getting in your way THIS time! How long does that feeling usually last for, for you? Why do some people give up so easy on their goals? Why can’t we […]

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Splinter (2008)

How to Write Your Movie Review Effective horror reveals the darker, uncomfortable to think about possibilities of the commonplace.  Such is the concept of Toby Wilkins’ Splinter, starring Shea Whigham, Paulo Costanzo, and Jill Wagner and depicting the gruesome possibilities of stray splinters.  When biology graduate student Seth (Paulo Costanzo) and girlfriend Polly (Jill Wagner) celebrate their anniversary with a […]

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And the Queen said “Off with their heads!”-Management Tips on Firing People

Off with their heads! And the procession moved on”. (Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland) The reaction of the Queen in Alice in Wonderland is fortunately not the typical reaction I see in women managers, especially when dealing with the sensitive issue of firing people. Generally in my many years of management experience, I find that women do a better job […]

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