Posts By: Ashley Lee

37 Ways for Happiness at Work: Part 2

Dissatisfaction in a job can be crippling, not just in our careers but in our personal life and mental well-being as well. If you’re searching for some tips for finding happiness at work, read on. (more…)

Sparking Motivation in Employees

To truly capture and define motivation and its parameters is difficult. The very nature of the word varies from person to person after all. So how can we tap into understanding individual motivation? (more…)

37 Ways for Happiness at Work

Are you needing a boost at work? It’s tough being unhappy or unsatisfied with your job, so perhaps it’s time to explore some outlets that may help you (and some that may hurt you). (more…)

Psychology and Productivity

Achieving productivity in the office cannot be derived from a single formula. Instead, we approach our job with a unique perspective and ultimately, strive to maximize workflow in our own way. (more…)

Essential Guide to Business Process Mapping

Ever wonder if drawing could turn into an invaluable business process that enhances productivity in your office? Consider what you can do by transforming your doodles into thoughtful flowcharts. (more…)

Oblivious To The Obvious?

Have you ever found yourself in a situation where the clearest solution is the very last thing you see? How do we become oblivious to the obvious? (more…)

Becoming a Better Small Business Speaker

You may not be a natural born speaker, but as a small business owner this skill is important. Therefore, let’s share several tricks of the trade for those of you hoping to improve. (more…)

Five Tips to Become a Better Listener

When we’re born we inherit certain skills. Namely, our five senses. Our ability to utilize these gifts is natural and fluent. Yet, to master them, we must be direct and specific in our focus. (more…)

The Artistry of Work

A pipe dream of mine is to be an artist. Yet, I can’t draw, paint, or sculpt. I’m terrible at taking pictures. And I can’t sew. Nonetheless, I’ll use creativity any way I can. (more…)

The Biggest, Happiest Lie in Business

The English language, beautiful and complex in its own right, is chock full of maddening rules that open the door to multiple meanings, miscommunication and ultimately, purposeful misdirection. (more…)

Shopping and Productivity

You don’t have to be a super shopper to achieve productivity, but the techniques found through coupon clipping and efficient shopping can also be seen and utilized when vying for work optimization. (more…)

Tapping Into Emotional Intelligence

A week ago, my ten year-old son sparked a conversation at our dinner table that was not only profound, but quite surprising. And it all started because of a simple afternoon greeting. (more…)

7 Ways To Quit Your Job

Quitting a job is never an easy task. Even if you have a plan in place as to how you’re going to break the news to your boss, there is still plenty to consider when it comes to the conversation. (more…)