Month: May 2010

(Employee) Recognition and its importance

Merriam-Webster defines RECOGNITION as acknowledging an individual’s due diligence or effort(s) with appreciation … (i.e., with a special emphasis on “appreciation” – that’s my personal add-on). I’m sure that over your career, at one time or another, you have heard the words … “Great job!”, “Well done!” or even better, “You are such an awesome teammate, I just love working… Read More

Painting tips for a difficult stairwell

In our 2 year old home we have a two-story stairwell that has been waiting to be painted since the day we moved in. I was able to talk my father into making the 2 hour trip to our house to help us with this challenge. He brought with him a heavy duty extension ladder, a very sturdy 2” x… Read More