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Today’s thought is about gossip. Gossip is a uniquely human disease that infects and distorts healthy communication. When you gossip you create drama around people’s struggles, imply ‘better than/worse than’ judgments of people, and separate yourself from others. Gossip is especially damaging in organizations where it breeds mistrust and doubt. Recognize gossip as an impulse, an unhealthy habit of whichJuly 17, 2015
Many times we think that stress is the result of our workload. We see all the tasks we have and feel ‘stress’ about those tasks. But this is only a part of the picture. The larger component of stress is how we ‘hold’ the work…how we relate to it. When we relate to work with joy, when we see ourselvesMay 28, 2015
We’re thrilled to introduce Aline Forgiarini and Meagan Hennig, our newest Search Associates, to the BlueSky team. Aline came to us by way of our former team member, Luciana Birkenstock, while Meagan discovered BlueSky through her volunteer work for Back on My Feet with Jeff Stout. While both will be primarily recruiting Program Managers, Project Managers and Business Analysts, AlineMay 19, 2015
Life is a series of experiences from which you can learn. There are no ‘good’ or ‘bad’ experiences, as much as your mind may want to make them so. Everything you feel and perceive in every moment is just information…and how you respond is your choice. If you can see past the desire to judge a particular experience as goodMay 15, 2015
Sometimes we find ourselves in situations not to our liking. This is just a fact of life. Yet in every one of these situations we have a choice. Sometimes the choice allows us to exit the situation, but when we can’t we can always choose our response to what is happening. When we choose to be loving in the faceMarch 25, 2015
In school and in the world we are taught that business is mainly about money…profit, income, costs, ‘making it’. At a very superficial level this is true. Business as an activity is simply the exchange of goods and services, and the value of those goods and services is measured by a medium of exchange we call ‘money’. However at aMarch 13, 2015