The ‘Write’ Stuff

Are you delivering your intended message in your written communications?  Are you sure?  Word choice, tone, punctuation, contractions, emojis can all impact your message and the outcome, especially on a remote team.  When working remotely, you lack the face-to-face interactions…

Leading from the Middle

“Leadership is a choice you make, rather than a place you sit.” – John Maxwell   The truth is, you have influence with your client, no matter your title, and whether you are conscious of it or not. Learn how you…

Happy to Help

In a recent 3-2-1 blog, Jim Clear shared: “Different meanings can be assigned to the same events. Look for evidence of how the world is encouraging you, and you will find it. Look for evidence of how the world is…

Adopt a Consultant Mindset

From day one, SMART Professionals are encouraged to adopt a consultant mindset in their roles with the goal of adding more value.  Check out this video to learn how SMART defines a consultant mindset, some questions that can help you…

Make Time for ‘No Time’

“According to neuroscience, taking a break from our busy schedules and devoting some time to doing absolutely nothing is key to fostering creativity. An essential element to achieving success is implementing a proper routine on a daily basis.  Although your daily…

Do the Right Thing

Facing a sticky situation and wondering what to do?  Presented with a difficult choice?  You will strengthen your personal brand and sleep better at night by following this simple, but not always easy advice…Do the Right Thing.  Watch this video…

Just Do It

Looking for strategies that could help you better manage your to-do list? Productivity expert, David Allen, suggests you employ his “Two-Minute Rule” to clear your to-do list of the minor tasks. Two-Minute Rule:“Whenever you come across a task that can…

Don’t Give Up

Our President and Owner, Brent Mitchell, recently came across a great message from James Clear: “The secret to winning is learning how to lose. That is, learning to bounce back from failure and disappointment—undeterred—and continuing to steadily march toward your…