As we approach performance review season, many individuals across the federal sector are anticipating how they will be rated for their work during the last calendar year. This can be a time of both great excitement and anxiety. Some expect to receive many compliments for the work they have done, while others are uneasy aboutRead… Read more »
Posts By Dawn M. Wayman
The start of a new year is always an exciting time. Many of us set aside time to reflect and assess our life journeys. We ask important questions such as, “Did I reach a personal financial goal over the last year?” or “Is where I am a reflection of where I want to be?” TheRead… Read more »
In our work environments, we should seek to create a space where all talent, both old and new, can thrive and be assured daily that all are included in the greater work of the organization.
While recognizing our shortcomings, the end of the year also offers a time for us to celebrate our successes.
As we go about our daily routines, it is easy to forget the positive impact of telling a coworker thank you for their contribution to the work experience. Expressing this gratitude does not have to be extensive, it could be a short e-mail or a quick word in passing, but it is so important.
In our places of work, we should be intentional in thinking twice before pressing send. E-mail is good, but sometimes it is better to have a friendly conversation with our peers.