New Year’s Resolutions

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28 12, 2015

Will Your New Year’s Resolutions Be More Than Talk?

By | 2016-10-29T15:29:03+00:00 December 28th, 2015|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Most of the talk about New Year’s Resolutions is just that – talk. Despite all of our good intentions, most people won’t achieve their goals for the coming year. Research released by the University of Scranton Psychology Department reports that only 8 percent of Americans are regularly successful in achieving [...]

6 01, 2015

What Can You Do to Have a Better 2015?

By | 2016-10-29T15:29:20+00:00 January 6th, 2015|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Joe Calloway Spend more time with your kids.  Nothing but good can come from it. Stop waiting for someone else to “fix it.”  Go fix it yourself. Read more books. Watch less TV. Have that conversation you’ve been avoiding. Don’t waste time with people you can’t stand. Stay in touch [...]

3 01, 2014

Why Most of Us Won’t Achieve Our New Year’s Resolutions

By | 2016-10-29T15:29:37+00:00 January 3rd, 2014|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Most of the talk about New Year’s Resolutions is just that – talk. Despite all of our good intentions, most of us won’t achieve our goals for the year. Research released by the University of Scranton Psychology Department reports that only 8 percent of Americans are regularly successful in achieving their resolution. 49 percent achieve occasional success, and 24 percent are never successful. So in other words, the odds are stacked against you even if you set a goal for the New Year

12 09, 2013

The Problem and Opportunity with Change

By | 2016-10-29T15:29:39+00:00 September 12th, 2013|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Another blog post about change? Really? The last three I posted aren’t enough? How about the thousands of other books, blogs, and articles on the subject? I am with you. I don’t need to hear another message that changes are coming and I need to get on board. And yet, [...]

3 01, 2011

2011 Business & Workplace Predictions

By | 2016-10-29T15:30:00+00:00 January 3rd, 2011|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

We’ve been doing annual business and workplace predictions for our clients since 2005. This year we are sharing them with a broader audience. We’ll begin with a review of our 2010 predictions. Here’s are the five predictions we made going into last year: • Politics will continue to trump leadership.

28 12, 2010

Resolutions for Results

By | 2016-10-29T15:30:01+00:00 December 28th, 2010|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The tradition of New Year’s resolutions dates back more than 4,000 years to the ancient Babylonians. Even then people were failing to turn intention into action. Very few of the good intentions professed as a New Year’s Resolution will ever come to fruition. The goals are noble, but the choices are wrong. For 2011, consider forgetting your typical resolutions and make this the year of better choices.