THE WEEKLY BLOG

Wisdom and support for challenges experienced as a result of life’s many personal and professional transitions.

 

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Dale’s weekly blog provides wisdom and support for challenges experienced by readers dealing with one of life’s many transitions related to their vocation or in their personal life. When you subscribe to the blog, I will send you a complimentary copy of my eBook entitled Insights for Personal Development.

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Receiving the gift!

Receiving the gift!

I love Christmas! I love Christmas carols in the air wherever I go, provided they begin after Thanksgiving. I love the cookies and candies, the hustle and bustle, the lights, and the excitement of the season. Yet for those in the middle of a life transition, the world...

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The Rosebush

The Rosebush

Have you ever had a “Rosebush” on your team? Throughout my career I’ve been blessed with many. Another phrase to describe them is “high maintenance.” Some days, I’d shake my head and wonder if it was worth it, as they seemed to demand constant Tender Loving Care...

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The Succulent

The Succulent

My wife, Deb, and I were recently in San Diego for a short vacation. What a blessing to be able to get away in such a wonderful city with great weather. I even met someone who was born and raised in San Diego on this trip, something rare as everyone seems to have...

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The Hydrangea

The Hydrangea

One of the biggest mistakes we make in leadership today is the phrase “treat everyone the same.” As an HR professional, I’ve used it many times as it relates to policies and procedures where inconsistencies are a risk and make attorneys uncomfortable. But your team...

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Friendly Fire

Friendly Fire

We often hear about friendly fire as it relates to military conflicts. When our troops were in Afghanistan, from time to time there would be a story of soldiers being killed by friendly fire. It has existed for as long as troops are fighting somewhere. Friendly fire...

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Getting connected

Getting connected

I used to work with Jane. We connected well and had a great relationship. I enjoyed being around her. I could tell her anything and she would listen. It worked the other way too, when she talked, I listened. If she pointed out something to me that I could have done...

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Telling or listening?

Telling or listening?

Nathan was the latest to follow the same pattern as the others at Audio SuperStore. He started out with great promise, listening and learning. He quickly became the top salesperson in the store. Then, just like the others, his sales started to slip each month, lower...

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Thriving Through Transitions was created to help individuals and organizations successfully navigate difficult transitions, and not just get through the transition, but become better in the process.

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