7 Awesome Lessons from Bill Gates – Love Him or Hate Him, He is a Genius

Love or hate Bill Gates, it’s up to you, but no one can deny the impact he has had on business. Microsoft was setting the standards of working happy before most of Silicon Valley got on board. They have a career development compensation program as well as health care investment programs. They also do little things like free drinks (anything ...

Should Your Company Hire an Ombudsman to Rein in the Complaining?

An Oom-buds-what? An Ombudsman is a person who listens to a group's complaints, processes them, then helps to figure out a way that an organization can solve problems.   Quite often there is no solution and this must be conveyed to the group. This is not an easy job, but at least the group is getting their answer. Usually the ...

Use Failure as Your Slingshot

The greatest business people, actors, politicians, athletes, and scientists all persevere through failure in their careers before they reach a high level of success. When they do reach that point, there comes a great calm. They realize that their disappointments were some of the best moments of their careers because they used them to improve on their next move. Life ...

Design Friendly Atmosphere for Employees and Clients

Here is my first video for the Work Happy Now audience. The video is only five minutes and gives you valuable information on what to do and what not to do with your workspace.     Leave a comment to let me know what you think. I'm trying to give you as much value as I can, and I could ...

Video on Work Happy Now

No one has time to do it all and I’m no different, but I want to keep improving this site’s value for employees as well as employers. That’s what working happy is all about: developing new ideas and running with them. I had to figure out the best way to create dynamic content that would really help my visitors. What ...