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How Goals Will Propel Your 2018

How Goals Will Propel Your 2018

As you begin 2018, approach the New Year with better focus and more discipline. In my Quest of the Keys Personal Development System, there is an entire section on...

A Santa with a Cause

A Santa with a Cause

A Santa with a Cause Santa Clause is a great example of the importance of having a cause. His whole existence is for others and one day; Christmas. Without a cause bigger than yourself, you will either be self-absorbed or lack direction for your life. How to Embrace...

The Secret to Happiness

The Secret to Happiness

The Secret to happiness The secret to being happy is not a new home or a new car; in fact, it is not anything new. Not a new job or a new vacation; not even marrying your dream guy or gal. Research shows happiness comes from gratitude. Harvard Health Publications...

Six Strategies in Overcoming Adversity

Six Strategies in Overcoming Adversity

Six Strategies in Overcoming Adversity No one is exempt from dealing with adversity. Life is full of curves, detours, and sometimes crashes. Leaders should expect to go through significant trials in their personal and professional lives.  How we handle problems makes...

The Critic

The Critic

The Critic We all have critics. Those people who look only at our faults.  That’s what critics do; they look for the negative.  Critics are usually not in the arena themselves because it consumes too much time.  They play it safe, no fear of failure, no fear of...

Inbox Overload

Inbox Overload

Inbox Overload “Dad, your inbox is completely overloaded.  How do accomplish anything?” my daughter screeched when she borrowed my computer. My daughter is very organized and detail oriented. Usually, this describes me, but I had let my email inbox get out of control....

Make Learning Part of Your DNA

Make Learning Part of Your DNA

If you want to be the best version of yourself, don’t stop learning. If you do not continue to learn, the world will pass you by.  One of the top ten traits of a highly effective leader is to be a lifelong learner.  John F. Kennedy wrote, “Leadership and learning are...

Stop Being Robbed

Stop Being Robbed

Distractions are robbing you of valuable time and productivity. Focus has never been more important—yet harder to attain. Consider all the ways distractions are attacking you at home, school or work. Recognize these dangers and learn to control your attention. Do...

Ten Things I Would Share With President Donald Trump

Ten Things I Would Share With President Donald Trump

TEN THINGS I WOULD SHARE WITH PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP IF I COULD MEET WITH HIM FOR TEN MINUTES. 1   If you are good, you don't have to tell people you are good. 2   Confront people privately one-on-one. 3   The team must be aligned. 4   Have a communication plan that...

Always Late?

Always Late?

Did you know that 20% of Americans are chronically late? My motto is five minutes early is on time, on time is late and late is unacceptable.  Have you ever been in a meeting that does not begin on time because of that one person who is always late? This problem is...