Work Hard

Growing up, one of the things that I heard repeatedly was that you have to work hard to be successful. Somehow or another my growing brain associated the following with that statement: Working hard requires lots of time Working hard requires sacrifice Working hard is no fun Working hard is stressful Not working hard isContinue reading “Work Hard”

Do you Enjoy your Work?

Do you enjoy what you do for work most of the time? I find the word enjoy really interesting. It means to either make joy or receive joy. Are you making or receiving joy from your work? If not, why not? Here are a few reasons my clients give for why they don’t enjoy theirContinue reading “Do you Enjoy your Work?”

Blurred Lines Between Work and Life

Working remotely can be a real blessing, but the line between work and your life can become quite blurred if you aren’t intentional about your time allocation. If you are finding yourself overworking as a remote worker, I suggest you create boundaries around when and where you will work. Here are a few hacks toContinue reading “Blurred Lines Between Work and Life”

Dreading Monday?

It’s Sunday afternoon here in West Virginia. We just returned from a week-long vacation to Key West with our friends. We had a fantastic time. In the past, I would have immediately started dreading the return to work before we even got back. Hundreds of emails to catch up on, meetings on my calendar thatContinue reading “Dreading Monday?”