A Sandbox In The Workplace?

Well, maybe not a real sandbox, but research has shown the importance of incorporating games and other forms of fun into the workplace. I had the pleasure of talking with Howard Papush, aka Dr. Play, about “recess at the office” and how it can make a significant difference in productivity.

Girl in sandbox

TTC: Why do you think that it is so important to incorporate play into our workdays?

Dr. Play: When we were kids we had more balanced lives. We spent time in the classroom, but we also had recess. As adults we go to work, but we don’t get recess. People need [Read more…]

Esther C. Bleuel
MF, MFT, MDR
President and Founder
Esther is dedicated to empowering leaders and teams to improve the quality of their work and interpersonal relationships through the mastery of conversational skills. Contact Esther today for assistance with your tough conversations.

The Speed of Trust

The Speed of Trust:  The One Thing That Changes Everything

by Stephen M.R. Covey

For anyone who is not totally convinced that trust is the foundation of all relationships, I urge you to read The Speed of Trust by Stephen M. R. Covey.

In this extraordinary book, Covey convincingly makes the case that trust is the one thing that [Read more…]

Esther C. Bleuel
MF, MFT, MDR
President and Founder
Esther is dedicated to empowering leaders and teams to improve the quality of their work and interpersonal relationships through the mastery of conversational skills. Contact Esther today for assistance with your tough conversations.