Episode 8: Which Of The Following 2 Values Best Describes YOU In Today’s World Of Work?

Although the choices are simple and powerful, this short exercise is meant to influence change in the way you engage people in your workplace and in your daily life. There’s only one you in this great big world. Make it a better place! Choose wisely! “ROI? At the end of the day, I’m really all … Read more

WHAT DISNEY WORLD TEACHES ME ABOUT MY MENTAL HEALTH

Many years back, my psychologist highly recommended that I book a trip to somewhere special for the sole purpose of taking a much needed mental health break. I was experiencing another episode of depression and high anxiety at that time. So, I wasn’t able to fully wrap my head around the idea that going away … Read more

All Work & No Play??

In today’s world of work, there are two types of key decision makers that we encounter on a daily basis: there are those key decision makers who are ready to make things happen and those who prefer to watch things happen. Embracing the value of fun, the power of “play”, and the joy of laughter … Read more

THE PROVERBIAL SANDBOX & TEAM ENGAGEMENT!?!

“To succeed as a team, the team collectively must hold all of the members accountable for their expertise.” -Jeff Heath, President and CEO of Allerion Oilfield Services. This quotes suggests that people must transform their thinking; from being individualistic to identifying themselves as a collective; seeing themselves as part of the whole (and the whole … Read more

MENTAL HEALTH. MENTAL ILLNESS. NOT QUITE THE SAME.

MENTAL HEALTH. MENTAL ILLNESS. NOT QUITE THE SAME. A little bit of background information here. Mental Health. Mental Illness. Not quite the same. The National Standard of Canada for Psychological Health and Safety in the Workplace defines mental health as a state of well-being in which you and I realize our own abilities to cope with the … Read more

WHAT HAS OVER 10 YEARS OF POWERFUL PLAY EXPERIENCES TAUGHT US ABOUT TODAY’S WORLD OF WORK?

September 2016 Marked The 10th Anniversary For My Business, Powerful Play Experiences. What Has Over10 Years Of Powerful Play Experiences Taught Us About Today’s World of Work? My Top 10 List: #10. Women seem to be much more open to scheduling meaningful staff special events than men. 99.9% of inquiries that I receive are from women in … Read more