No Buffer, Plan to Suffer

No Buffer, Plan to Suffer

The lack of advance planning and last-minute execution gives no margin or buffer. My experience tells me – No Buffer, Plan to Suffer.   Why do we need a Buffer?   It leaves room for the unexpected. Many times, the unexpected happens when we least expect it. In most...
Four Nails in an Organization’s Coffin

Four Nails in an Organization’s Coffin

Let’s face it, most organizations do not survive long term.  In fact, 96% don’t make it to 10 years. Rather than stating the obvious reasons organizations do not make it, such as profits or products, there are dangers you should look for.     Four Nails in the...
Running Low On Self-Confidence?

Running Low On Self-Confidence?

Studies show that many people struggle with low self-confidence. Not having confidence can lead to bad habits, anxiety and even depression. Here are three steps to improve your self-confidence:   1.  Healthy living – No doubt that you will have more...
Success Begins With “Being”

Success Begins With “Being”

Success is about “being.”  I believe that being the following ten things lead to successful leadership. 1   Be a giver 2   Be grateful 3   Be encouraging 4   Be humble 5   Be intentional  6   Be kind 7   Be persistent 8   Be...
Don’t Be a Genius Be a Genius Maker

Don’t Be a Genius Be a Genius Maker

Don't be a genius, be a genius maker. -Scotty Sanders Click To Tweet When I use the phrase, “Don’t be a genius,” I am not saying you shouldn’t be smart, or an expert in your field of expertise. What I am saying is a genius can act in a way that...