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Positively M. A. D. by Bill Treasurer

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imagePAY ATTENTION TO THE LITTLE THINGS

Balance or Bust

by Beverly Kaye and Sharon Jordan-Evans

Here’s a manager who truly realized that little things mean a lot.

One plant manager we heard about gives each of the ninety members of his team $150 a year to do something (anything!) to bring balance into their lives. His only request: tell me how you’ve used the money. The ways in which employees spend the money underscore how individual our balance needs are. Employees report spending their money on ballroom dance lessons, a drum set, gardening tools, and instruction in Tai Chi and kickboxing. One hundred and fifty dollars per person is not a lot ...

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