Goals!

Ok, indulge me. I am so committed to goal setting that I teach it every time I have a chance. If I could go back to my days of teaching elementary school, I would teach this amazing principle of life development to my students. I certainly taught it to my children. Although they did think…

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Do Things Quickly

One of the key characteristics of an outstanding leader (and remember, you are a leader) is the ability to follow up and follow through. People need to know that they can count on you, so when you agree to do something—do it and do it quickly. Or, at least begin to move on the project…

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Feedback is crucial. Are you hearing what you need to succeed?

As you are developing and refining your management systems, it is imperative that you provide continuous, helpful feedback to team members who are going to set up or administer those systems. Feedback—or evaluation—is an element of all systems: management systems and people systems. An organization is a combination of both. Feedback gives an organization the…

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Follow Up & Follow Through

Follow Up & Follow Through:  Do what you say you will do. Trust is hard to gain, easy to lose, and very difficult, if not impossible, to regain. There are many ways to earn trust and many people whose trust we want and need to earn and honor. Let’s consider the principle of following up and…

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Networking

People have often asked me how I built my company. I answer in one word: networking. Actually, when I began Jameson Management, it was me, myself, and I!!   My husband, John and I were working together in his practice and we were doing quite well, in spite of a painful recession in the oil producing…

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Creating A Healthy Work Environment

In a 2014 poll by Gallup on worker engagement, only 31.5% of the employees said that they like their work and are actively contributing. 51% said that they are not engaged. This group said that they quietly dislike their job and are clocking in and out, but only doing the tasks they have to do…

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YOU are a Coach!

  Olympic Gold. The goal of great athletes all around the world. And, what a goal!! If you are a talented, dedicated athlete and have star power, why not go for the Gold? You are a Coach True. The coaches who spend time, money and effort with athletes are phenomenal and instrumental to the athlete’s…

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What is a Coach?

We have just experienced the 2016 Rio Olympics. I don’t know about you, but I am always inspired by the athletes, coaches, family and friends who give us these two weeks of amazing athletic expertise. While there are often, challenging events that could dampen the spirit of the Olympics, in the end, the stellar commitment…

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Create A Memorable Experience

REAR BACK & SPEND MONEY ON EVENTS & PEOPLE TO CREATE A MEMORABLE EXPERIENCE  “What?” you may be asking? Spend money on events and people to create a memorable experience? What do I mean by that? Exactly what it says. Apply this “truism” to your team members, your clients, and to your family and friends.…

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