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...
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...
Distractions: Stop Being Robbed

Distractions: 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...
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...