Archive for the Career Management Category

When Being In Charge Isn’t All It’s Cracked Up to Be

When Being In Charge Isn’t All It’s Cracked Up to Be

There’s a myth out there in the business world that the view’s always better from the top. It’s the corporate version of “the grass is always greener on the other side of the fence.” We work so hard to climb the ladder in our careers. To do […]

Read more

Workplace Referee-ing: Tips for Navigating Workplace Drama

Workplace Referee-ing: Tips for Navigating Workplace Drama

Dear Marissa, I recently had to break up a workplace argument between two of my best employees.  After things calmed down, we discussed the situation and I was surprised by how different the accounts of each person was.  It was as if they were describing two completely […]

Read more

WORDS TO “WORK” BY

Many of us have our “go to” quotes, phrases or sayings that inspire or compel us to forge ahead when times get tough.   I have a few:   Winners are made of failures that didn’t quit.   I can do all things through Christ who strengthens […]

Read more

STUCK IN A DEAD END POSITION

Dear Marissa,   I’m bored in my position. My supervisor is lazy and disconnected. I’ve looked for work in other departments and get bites but no offers yet. I’ve asked for more work but there’s nothing really there. I can’t really leave the company but I’m losing […]

Read more

Painefree Leadership Tips

Sign up here to receive our monthly e-newsletter full of everyday management tips and tools you can use TODAY to make your leadership journey less painful tomorrow!

Join The Conversation

Get In Touch

The Painefree Group, LLC
8820 Ladue Road, Suite 203
St. Louis, MO 63124
Phone: 314.492.4404