Kit Welchlin

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Resilience: What Are The Benefits of Resiliency?

You may sometimes feel like a pinball in a pinball machine; pushed over here, bumped over there, and then getting your bell rung.  Sometimes you may wonder about the benefit of perseverance.  You keep clawing back, fighting your way back to the top of your game, just to face changes and challenges, again.

Life isn’t always easy.  Life is full […]

Resilience: What Are The Benefits of Resiliency?2019-08-22T06:20:11-05:00

Resilience: What is Resilience?

Professionally, you may have had to deal with a lot of changes and challenges at work.  Personally, you now may have aging parents and friends with serious health concerns.  You sometimes may just want to throw in the towel and give up.  You may need a dose of resilience.

If you look up the word resilience in the dictionary it […]

Resilience: What is Resilience?2019-08-22T06:08:32-05:00

Team Building: How Do You Get Team Members to Talk?


It is important to get team members to talk.  What limits interaction is when we remind people that we don’t have money in the budget or that we tried that once and it didn’t work.

Good meeting participants know how to get participation.  They say the right things in the right ways to invite input and keep it coming.  It […]

Team Building: How Do You Get Team Members to Talk?2019-05-09T07:52:09-05:00

Team Building: What is Norming?


There are formal and informal methods for facilitating and participating in meetings.

Parliamentary procedures are still used at annual meetings and board meetings.

Today we are talking about norming.  Norms are basically informal rules of conduct.  Norms are shared values, beliefs, behaviors, and procedures.

After a period of conflict, one idea might emerge as the best one, or the team might combine […]

Team Building: What is Norming?2019-04-19T06:45:42-05:00

Change: Am I Surviving Or Thriving?


Change is hard pretty much for everybody.  Some people are merely suffering through it.  Some people are skipping down the hallway, high fiving and back slapping, acting as if there is nothing to worry about.  Is it possible to thrive rather than just survive change?  In a great book entitled, “Strategies for Fast-Changing Times” written by Nate Booth provides […]

Change: Am I Surviving Or Thriving?2019-03-15T13:35:38-05:00
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