leadership

April 6, 2017

Judge Judy – A Great Lesson in Negotiation Preparation

When you are preparing your position in negotiation you should consider whether or not you are willing to go to court. I watch Judge Judy clips on YouTube as education […]
April 2, 2017

Facebook Fake Profiles – Go Beyond the Delete and Block

Scammers are out there on Facebook and other sites.  They seek to scam unsuspecting people.  They create fake profiles then send friend requests to trick people into accepting the request. […]
November 30, 2016

Discipline in the small things carries over into the bigger things in life

Put the Shopping Cart Back! How you do one thing is how you do everything. Or if not everything most things. The discipline in the smallest things in life carries […]
November 20, 2016
Done Right, First Time

Done Right, First Time, On Time – Work Ethic Erosion

Work ethic.  It seems to be something that is eroding in general. Not a now and then, here and there kind of thing, but a more often than not kind of […]
October 30, 2016
After Action Report

After Action Report / Review of Performance

AAR – After Action Report/Review is something required in the military after completion of a mission to evaluate what worked, what didn’t and what could be done next time to […]
May 20, 2016

I’m an INTROVERT!

You read that right.  I Eldonna Lewis Fernandez, MSgt USAF Retired, Speaker, Author, Harley Rider, person who does events with theatrics and experiential immersion am an introvert.  I think God […]
March 21, 2016

Take, Take, Take, Take, Take, Take, Take

Taker – Someone who always takes from other people and never gives back. Giver – Someone who gives to another person, usually not seeking a return Many years ago I […]
October 12, 2015

Think Like A Negotiator in Employee Engagement & Relations (Part 2)

Negotiation in the workplace. Employee engagement. What is the secret? Is it a detailed, dissectible idea that requires extensively complex and over complicated techniques in order to be effective in […]
October 3, 2015

Think Like A Negotiator in Employee Engagement and Relations

Recently I had the honor of being a breakout session speaker at the SHRM/PIHRA California HR Conference and the title of my talk was Think Like A Negotiator in Employee […]