Title

April 2014

Volume

26

Issue

4

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

4-2014

Abstract

News and Features

Protecting Your “A” Factor: 16 Accountability

Killers to Avoid Most of us are guilty of small

behaviors that crack our accountability façade and

hurt us, both personally and professionally, far more

than we realize. Julie Miller and Brian Bedford

examines what can happen when businesses, teams,

families, and individuals shirk accountability. . . . . . . . 3

Five Ways to Use Your Brain to Build a Better

Business Michael Vaughan shows us why business

owners and managers should use their brains to

understand what employees need psychologically

in order to excel and perform, and gives us five

neural leadership practices. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10

Want to Change Your Life? First, Change Your

Day: How to Break the Work Patterns That Stress

You Out To start reclaiming the goals that once

inspired and excited you, you’ll have to change the

way you approach your day. You’ll need to begin

acting like the CEO of your own life. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11

Constructive Confrontation in the Workplace: Three

Things to Keep in Mind Tomas Garza gives us three

things to keep in mind when dealing with workplace

conflict. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12

Columns

Personal and Business Accountability. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3

Real Estate Notes. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7

Computer/Tech Column. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7

Investments and Finance. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8

Success in Workplace. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10

Time Management. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11

Management. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12

The Lists:

Meeting Facilities. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14

Visitors and Convention Bureaus. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14

Indian Gaming Facitilies. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27

Nearby Resorts & Vacation Spots. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30

Financial Column. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21

Manager’s Bookshelf. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25

New Business Lists:

County of San Bernardino. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35

County of Riverside. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35

Restaurant Review. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38

Executive Time Out. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39

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