Speed versus Velocity

Speed versus Velocity

Some people think speed and velocity have the same meaning. However, they are quite different.   Speed is the distance traveled over time. Velocity measures the speed and is direction aware.   Speed is one dimensional. Velocity is multiple dimensional. So...
A Group of People We All Need

A Group of People We All Need

Have you ever heard the expression “Personal Board of Directors?” Several times in the Bible, Proverbs says we need a “Multitude of Counselors.”  In my forty-plus years of leading organizations, I learned by experience that this is the truth! But unfortunately, in my...
Entering The Shark Tank

Entering The Shark Tank

One of my favorite television shows is Shark Tank. In the world you live, what would be some examples of “Shark Tanks?” For me, a few examples include meeting with my banker, my book publisher, a potential client, an event planner, or one of my boards.   Nine...
Seven Habits of Highly Unsuccessful People

Seven Habits of Highly Unsuccessful People

You may have heard of the book, The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, written by Stephen Covey. I have read it several times and recommend it to others. These are the Seven Habits listed in the book: 1.  Be proactive 2.  Begin with the end in mind 3.  Put first...