The Energizer

Resilient Insights for Work & Life

Featured Image

Sprinkles: The Generator of Customer Surprise and Employee Resiliency

By Eileen McDargh - Tuesday, February 10, 2015

I live on the shoreline of a large lake! And, while the likelihood of tornadoes where I live is not as high as Kansas or Oklahoma, we do get our share of wicked twisters. Early one Sunday morning I was awakened but the sound of the proverbial freight train. Looking out the bedroom window I watched a tornado running along the shoreline on the opposite side of the lake destroying everything in its path. Fortunately, my house was not in its path. Then, the power went out. After a day without power, I was glad I had bought a gasoline-powered generator three years earlier. 

Read More...


Featured Image

Five Steps for Turning the Tables on the Boss and Turning the Light on You!

By Eileen McDargh - Friday, October 17, 2014

Co-Authored by Beverly Kaye & Eileen McDargh

National Boss’s Day is October 16th, an international holiday established in 1958 by a secretary for State Farm Insurance Company. Traditionally a day for employees to thank their boss for being kind and fair throughout the year, it was originally conceived as an effort to improve the relationship between employees and their supervisors.  

Read More...


Featured Image

Retirement card messages offer clues of great leadership.

By Eileen McDargh - Friday, October 17, 2014

 

Read More...



Featured Image

Hey Leaders! Forget motivation. Go for inspiration.

By Eileen McDargh - Saturday, October 11, 2014
Spirituality & Health Magazine 

Read More...


Featured Image

MORE Leadership Lessons Learned in a Canoe

By Eileen McDargh - Friday, October 03, 2014

 

Read More...



Featured Image

SW Airlines puts more than heart on a plane’s belly.

By Eileen McDargh - Thursday, September 11, 2014
this video 

Read More...


Featured Image

Were "Soft Skills" Needed for NY Times editor Abramson?

By Eileen McDargh - Friday, May 16, 2014
USA TODAY  

Read More...


Featured Image

Great Leaders Say Little but Say A Lot!!

By Eileen McDargh - Thursday, April 10, 2014
Jesse Lyn Stoner Blog. 

Read More...


Featured Image

Wanted: A Dictionary-Perfect Leader

By Eileen McDargh - Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Log on to Amazon. com and you’ll find, at last count, 10,671 titles under the heading “Leadership”. But if you’re in too big of a hurry to read a book, open up the American Heritage Dictionary! A careful examination of the various definitions of “leader” presents a fascinating and brief explanation of leadership. 

Read More...


Featured Image

7 Sure Fire Ways to Generate Trust as a Leader

By Eileen McDargh - Friday, January 03, 2014
a must! 

Read More...


Subscribe to My Blog!


Like My Blog?

Please share it!

Recents Posts


Categories



Archive


Tags

Politics Emotional Intelligence Alzheimer's Marriage Building Resilience Henry VIII Corporate Culture Diversity Voting Suddenly Single Climate Change Animals Option B coaching Mother's Day Connection resilient organizations cancer Human Interaction Spelling Bee preresilience Radical Resiliency goals Volunteer Mark Scharenbroich waiting Hurricane Harvey Exercise John Mattone Breath Children Motivating Others ecology women in leadership Social Media Tornadoes in Texas Happiness customer service Time Management Nursing e-mail Breathe Family Learned Optimism Feedback Postive Work Environment civil discourse Empathy John Blumberg Content Generation Guns Christmas Requisite Variety Travel Walk For Hunger Writing Vegan Disruption Multi-tasking Art Positive Brain Repatterning resiliency Adaptability Spirit Arlington Cemetary Speaking Women Gifts From The Mountain Burnout Networking Sexual Harassment Leadership Skills Resolutions Talk Ain't Cheap Book John Havlik Patriots love Dogs Branding Your Resiliency GPS Memorial Day Employee Attitude Bill Treasurer Boston Marathon Compassion Energizing Others Depression Play Vacation Adventure Humor Disrupt teams Twas The Night Before Christmas Sheryl Sandberg Sustainability WASP Joy Words Divorce Engaged Workers Sleeping gratitude Fun Work Environment Idea Change Charity Conversation Jewish angels Meetings Road Trip Optimism Siblings LGBTQ Loss resilient leaders Seder Eve Ownership Laughter Kindness employees holidays Communication More Fun at Work Superbowl Intentions Technology Energy Napping Adam Grant Office Celebrations Married Honoring Veterans Interview Yoga resilience conscience Energizing USAA Humanity Strangers Reshaping the Brain Listening Relationships Thanksgiving U.S.A.A. Bullying Deloitte Soft Skills Book Reviews St. Patrick's Day Persuasion The Last Jedi Back To School work life balance Career Advice Trust Environtment Leaders Open Doors Book employee retention Hurricane Irma Survive Sales Ecotourism Stress Loneliness earthquakes New Year resolutions creativity Faith Aging