Everyone in business is looking to make the most of their time and resources. And the best way to maximize effort and productivity is to invest in the people you have around you. A short face-to-face conversation goes a long way in showing someone he or she is valued and an important part of the team.
Consider the following antidote from Ken Griffey Jr.’s Mariners Hall of Fame induction weekend. I promise that if this motivates one of the best baseball players of all time it can motivate the people around you too.
Jen Mueller, America’s Expert Talker, is the author of Game Time: Learn to Talk Sports in 5 Minutes a Day for Business. After 13 years in sports broadcasting, Jen wrote the go-to resource for novice and first-time sports fans in the business world. Her step-by-step process makes sports accessible and practical for relationship building in business. The book is available through Amazon.