MNCPA Perspectives: Personal Development

Sharpening the blade
October 18, 2018  |  By Faye Hayhurst, CPA
If you’ve ever had to cut up various ingredients to prepare a meal, or perhaps had to gut and clean a just-caught fish, you know the importance of... Read more
Why timing matters (and how to get it right)
October 22, 2018  |  By Kinzie Jensen
You've heard about time management and performance management, but few people consider how timing affects their performance. That's what Dan Pink... Read more
Membership: A transition resource that's just right
October 5, 2018  |  By Linda Wedul
Transition is where excitement happens and risk peaks. Whether it’s in business, sports or personal milestones, a transition is a tricky thing to... Read more
The enemy is comfort
August 8, 2018  |  By Linda Wedul
Picture these scenarios: Allowing a hairy tarantula to crawl up your arm. Singing in front of a crowd. Eating insects. Posing for an art class in... Read more
Communication that builds a team
June 26, 2018  |  By Faye Hayhurst, CPA
Imagine a small CPA firm with one partner and six staff. The partner hosts a weekend Christmas party at his large new house. Staff and their... Read more
Your write to learn
May 1, 2018  |  By Lynn Kletscher
The blank page stares back at me, demanding to know what’s on my mind. Profound words of wisdom? Deadlines? Lunch? Nope. I sit at my desk... Read more
Embracing transitions
April 30, 2018  |  By Linda Wedul
It’s transition time at the MNCPA. Not only is it spring, it’s also the beginning of our fiscal year. We are shifting from planning events and... Read more
Invest in YOU
February 26, 2018  |  By Lynn Kletscher
There is no YOU on the New York Stock Exchange. But maybe there should be. Companies invest thousands (if not millions) of dollars in product... Read more
The power of personal connections
February 19, 2018  |  By Linda Wedul
Networking is hard for me. It doesn't come naturally. I marvel at people who can converse on a wide range of subjects and easily form connections... Read more