10 LESSONS I WISH I KNEW 20 YEARS AGO

10 LESSONS I WISH I KNEW 20 YEARS AGO

If you could live your life over again, what would you do differently?  A recent study showed that people wished they had risked more, reflected more, and done more things of significance; things that would live on after their death.  On a recent vacation, I took time...
Five E’s For Execution

Five E’s For Execution

  Working with many organizations throughout the years, I have found they struggle with executions; getting things completed and done on time.  Here are five things to help you execute at an expert level. ENGAGEMENT  You must bring passion to any project in which you...
Lessons From Andy Griffith

Lessons From Andy Griffith

I have been watching Andy Griffith since I was a child.  There are many great lessons to learn from the interaction with Andy and his family, friends, or any of the characters in the show.  Here are seven of the best lessons: 1 Andy does not let rules get in the way...
The 5-4-1 Rules For Parents

The 5-4-1 Rules For Parents

  Summer is ending, and school is starting again. Now is the perfect time for parents to step up their leadership at home.  Here are some simple rules to follow.   Five Rules For Kids To Follow: Remind your children of the purpose of school and to make learning a...
5 Building Blocks of Self Care

5 Building Blocks of Self Care

Self-Care: You will pay if you delay! Self-Care is something that no one else can do for you. One of the best ways you can care for others is to care for yourself. Five critical building blocks to self-care: Emotionally A. Don’t be involved in unhealthy...
Friendly Fire

Friendly Fire

  Friendly fire is fire coming from one’s own side.  This situation is seen in the workplace when a co-worker is angry and starts rumors or goes to a supervisor instead of directly to their peer.  Friendly fire is hurtful and causes disunity in organizations or...