The big buzz word going around today is Diversity and quickly followed by Inclusion. How do you feel about it? Really, when you first hear or see the word “Diversity” what emotions and thoughts does it bring to your mind? I have found that in my audiences there are several different thoughts and reactions. Some […]
7 years ago my wife and I started a journey that we never thought would end. We started the journey of trying to rid ourselves of more than $120,000 worth of debt. That debt consisted of car payments, credit cards, and most of all good ole’ Sallie Mae college loans. The task seemed daunting, but […]
When you think of a leader what do you initially think of? Do you think of a person that is a great delegator, a great communicator, and an inspirer? Well
If you are like me then you have wondered what separates average leaders from the super successful one’s? I have discovered that it is not
Think of a time you have felt disrespected/not valued? How did it make you think or feel? How did it impact your work? What about a time when you were respected/valued? How did that impact your work, productivity, and creativity?
Have you ever experienced a person on a plane, train or bus who just wouldn’t be quiet while you were trying to sleep? Well here is what I learned on my most recent journey.
One of the hardest things to do as a leader is to inspire those you lead. One way Webster’s dictionary defines inspire is, “ to cause (something) to happen or be created.” The challenge is that sometimes as leaders we are causing the wrong things to be created and to happen. Here are two practical […]
Overcoming some of life’s biggest challenges can be hard, but it is much manageable when