STANDING UP TO WORKPLACE BULLIES

If you’re like many of us, you’ve had run-ins with bullies in your life.  For most, these encounters come during childhood, when young human beings are trying to figure out …

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Look Up! The Leaves Are Changing!

Sometimes I’m asked about the origin of our company name, Orange Leaf Consulting. Well, there’s a definite thought behind it, and no, it doesn’t have anything to do with citrus …

Don’t Forget the Phone

Have you talked to anyone under the age of 21 on a telephone lately? Well, first of all….you probably haven’t. And it may not be for lack of trying—those who …

One Bad Apple

Does, as the old saying goes, one bad apple REALLY spoil a whole bag? Well, you’d have to ask someone at Trader Joe’s, but chances are they won’t try to …

Have the Courage to Do It Wrong

You’ve probably heard of “analysis paralysis.” But if you haven’t, it’s a description of that phenomenon that occurs when you’re needing to take action on some sort of activity, but …

Working IN… or ON?

“Working hard, or hardly working?” Who hasn’t groaned when a coworker greets you with that dusty old joke? Well, I’ve got a fresh take on that line: “Working IN…or working …

Sell-A-Brate the New Year!

Happy 2019! By now, you should finally have those holiday decorations tucked away for next year, and your New Year’s party favors all swept up and stowed…right? After all, we’re …