Worker shortage? It’s been a long time coming and maybe it’s for the best.

Worker shortage? Why? Did anyone consider that maybe 2020 was a wake-up call for many who are tired of working hard to enrich and make life better for someone else especially when they know the company makes millions or billions and the CEO makes 300 times their wage? Now I know that most businesses are … Continue reading Worker shortage? It’s been a long time coming and maybe it’s for the best.

Bandages will not create better experiences. Here is what will.

Racism (and all manner of other “-isms” that label people as lower than others) has been a scourge on our world for possibly as long as we’ve inhabited the planet. It is unfortunate that this misguided and, most times, ignorant mindset is still a blight to us in the 21st century. However, it is, unfortunately, … Continue reading Bandages will not create better experiences. Here is what will.

The one thing you must do to be a people business.

The importance of people to a business cannot be understated. I know that sounds incredibly obvious, yet, how many businesses lose sight of people? Have you ever had an experience where you felt like a number? Call your local internet provider or cable service or, well, name almost any business. The first thing they ask … Continue reading The one thing you must do to be a people business.

Love changes everything. Why not at work?

This cap is from LOVE YOUR NEIGHBOUR, a label from Switzerland that donates12% of their sales to the homeless. Have a look at their website loveyourneighbour.ch Love. “IT HAS NO PLACE IN BUSINESS.” I hear those sentiments often. But why? Is there some reason that emotion, one of the most fundamental aspects of being human, … Continue reading Love changes everything. Why not at work?

Questions to ask if you want to build a great workplace.

Imagine you are a business leader, and you go to a consultant to put together a team to come in and observe your operation, find areas for improvement, develop a plan, and help you implement it. You walk into the consultant’s office and go over your needs. The consultant offers you two options. “I have … Continue reading Questions to ask if you want to build a great workplace.