Category Archives: Motivation

Stephen Covey – Thank you.

I was 18 years old when I entered my first supervisory position at a restaurant in Winnipeg.  I had worked hard to master the many aspects of working in a kitchen and was often left performing various aspects of inventory … Continue reading

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Employee Recognition

After attending an awards event last night where people were recognized for their contribution to their organizations, their profession and their community I was inspired to give some further thought to the concept of recognition. What is recognition? Is it … Continue reading

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Culture and Motivation

Does your organization’s culture motivate your staff? Probably not directly, but it can be used as a breeding ground for actual motivators. Recently I’ve had the opportunity to engage in some great conversations regarding motivators and one aspect people continued … Continue reading

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