Less Is More

Less Is More

  The Two Best Kept Secrets of Leadership: 1. The less you do, the more you accomplish. 2. The less you do, the more you enable others to accomplish.   Implement the LESS IS MORE PRINCIPLES   1. Play to your strengths and delegate your weaknesses.   2. Within the...
Back School Tips for Parents

Back School Tips for Parents

As the back-to-school season begins, it can be stressful for children and parents. To make the transition as easy as possible, try the following tips:   Back-to-School Tips   1. Create Excitement about the New School Year   Make shopping for school supplies and new...
What Happened to Felipe?

What Happened to Felipe?

Under Promise and Over-Deliver   This year Cindy and I celebrated our 40th wedding anniversary with a trip to Cancun. Travel is challenging for Cindy, so I wanted everything to be perfect. We had good seats on the flight and private transportation to our 5 Star...
Life Hacks: Making Life Easier

Life Hacks: Making Life Easier

Ways to Make Life Easier   1. Begin with my 3 X 5 Plan: Personal Development Made Simple Have a plan for the day to reduce stress.   2. Place the items used for your morning study in the same place every day. Don’t waste time or brainpower looking for stuff.   3. As...
Life Lessons I Learned from a Marine Colonel

Life Lessons I Learned from a Marine Colonel

One of my dear friends is Marine Colonel Tim Cole. He calls me his mentor, but I see it as the other way around. Tim serves as the Vice Chairman of Quest of the Keys, so we travel to events together and also hang out as friends. I have learned many helpful lessons...
My $100,000 Speech: Why Giving Your Best Matters

My $100,000 Speech: Why Giving Your Best Matters

Several years ago, I was asked to give an Executive Coaching Proposal for a $250,000,000 company. The proposal I presented was $100,000 over two years. The CEO and COO called for a meeting; asking me to speak at a leadership event in a couple of weeks. It was clear...