Archive for November 2013

Pumpkins Don’t Grow on Trees…or Do They?

Nov 30th, 2013 | By | Category: Career Growth

“Pumpkins don’t grow on trees,” was a remark that I heard someone standing nearby me in a store say as she looked at a store decoration of small plastic pumpkins attached to a twig in a display of items to use to create your own autumn displays.  I bit my tongue, because a couple of […]



Setting Goals is Risky Business

Nov 14th, 2013 | By | Category: Corporate Growth, Featured

Goal-induced behavior turns out to have some pretty bad side effects, which dismays me, a life-long goal setter who attributes much of what I’ve achieved to defining a target or goal and then identifying the steps needed to get from here to there.  The latest company to turn away from a performance-based—i.e., the ability of […]




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