Covid-Is the Bear for real?

I have been watching and listening to everything as the viris rages on through the world, taking lives and impacting us all. Having spent time in the hospital for care, I know it is real. The compassion and care from nurses and doctors helped me come home safely and better. In talking with them we…

The One Constant in Leadership:Caring counts!

It is still important for people on teams and working in organizations that they believe that their leaders care about them personally. Performance counts but these team members make it happen and people are not just cogs in the wheel. A leadership axiom often quoted is, “team members don’t care how much the leader knows,…

On being greatful.

As I watch the news and observe the chaos that Covid 19 has created around the world I have a great deal of time to think. In my case my thoughts have been on the people I care about. I have called, texted, and face timed with friends and family members. In many cases I…

Dr. Frank Jeremy, company counselor and consultant

C-19 Chronicles

I will be sharing some thoughts during this critical time in my and your history. It will be free flowing, A good friend and partner in my early EAP career, John Castleberry, used to call me “Kid” because I was young at heart or just childish. As I have shared, I choose to decide how…

Thriving in Isolation?

During these tragic and trying times it is difficult to maintain our emotional well being. This does not mean it is impossible, but it can be a challenge. My method of controlling what I think allows me to control how I feel. I can tell you that I do not do it all of the…

Corona Virus and Beyond

As we watch and listen to the world deal with this deadly virus, I wanted to pass on my thoughts for taking care of ourselves. I did not live during the world wars or the depression which changed lives and how people survived. People who did survive those times stuck together and learned from the…

Regrets and Loss

The recent tragic helicopter crash which took the lives of 9 people has triggered a public dialogue that was enhanced by Kobe Bryant being among those who died. Whenever anyone passes away suddenly or through tragic circumstances, many people express their regret of not communicating with the person who they have lost. The finality of…

2020 and Beyond

Living a number of years does not make one wise. It does expose you to many things that are a part of your memories and your experience. Do we learn from them, improve, and keep from continuing to make the same mistakes? As I listen to my clients I see a uniqueness to their problem…

Is anyone listening?

I have been writing posts that come from my long career as a consultant and counselor. Living for a few decades does not make one a source of wisdom, merely a person who has seen a lot and has views to share. You may notice (If anyone is reading) that I do not discuss current…