Nobody’s Perfect

Nobody’s Perfect You may have had the perfect meal recently, accompanied by a perfect bottle of wine. Maybe you had a perfect tee shot, driving it dead center in the middle of the fairway. Or maybe you had the perfect start of your day with time spent reading, exercising, and a healthy breakfast. [...]

Nobody’s Perfect2021-01-14T18:01:08+00:00

Showing Gratitude for Life’s Unlikely Game-Changers

Showing Gratitude for Life’s Unlikely Game-Changers Before we completely turn the page and allow last week’s Thanksgiving holiday to pass us by, I wanted to take a moment to thank every one of you who have done your very best to truly focus on what you have been most grateful for this past [...]

Showing Gratitude for Life’s Unlikely Game-Changers2020-12-02T20:03:50+00:00

Getting Motivated, Staying Motivated

Getting Motivated, Staying Motivated One question that I seem to be getting more of these days is around motivation. Not only are people asking how to get motivated, but they are also asking how they can stay motivated. “People often say that motivation doesn’t really last. Well neither does bathing, that’s why we [...]

Getting Motivated, Staying Motivated2020-11-25T00:26:41+00:00

We Can Handle Whatever Happens Next

We Can Handle Whatever Happens Next In the words of Forrest Gump: “My mom always said that life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.” The one thing that separates a good movie or mystery from a great movie or mystery is the element of suspense and [...]

We Can Handle Whatever Happens Next2020-11-17T16:19:49+00:00

Action-oriented and Results-focused

Action-oriented and Results-focused Proactive or reactive. I did or did not. I can or cannot. I will or will not. When we look at those statements quickly, which words resonate with us personally? What I typically see is that people who connect with the words proactive, I did, I can, and I will tend [...]

Action-oriented and Results-focused2020-10-28T17:33:47+00:00

These are the Times to Remember

These are the Times to Remember There are certainly plenty of reasons for us to want 2020 to be a distant memory. The pandemic, the heartache of lives lost, the impact it had on our family and friends who suffered and recovered, and the economic burden and stress the pandemic created for so many [...]

These are the Times to Remember2020-10-20T21:07:51+00:00

It’s All About Perspective

It’s All About Perspective There is a guiding principle that I am sure many of you are familiar with and may have put into practice in your daily communications. It’s the principle that Stephen Covey shared in his bestselling book “7 Habits of Highly Effective People,” “Seek first to understand, and then to be [...]

It’s All About Perspective2020-10-14T18:29:55+00:00

Getting the Proper Rest Keeps Us at Our Best

Getting the Proper Rest Keeps Us at Our Best Whether we find ourselves setting the pace for the race, or just trying to keep the pace, we should always find time to give our mind and body a little rest. Some of you have shared that these past several months have given you [...]

Getting the Proper Rest Keeps Us at Our Best2020-10-07T17:34:42+00:00

A Little Bit of Leadership Goes a Long Way, Especially Now

A Little Bit of Leadership Goes a Long Way, Especially Now A little bit of leadership does go a long way. Are you currently working with someone who you admire and respect as a leader? Have they been able to provide guidance to you and your organization as they navigate change and work hard [...]

A Little Bit of Leadership Goes a Long Way, Especially Now2020-09-30T17:43:17+00:00

Hope and Encouragement Open Endless Possibilities

Hope and Encouragement Open Endless Possibilities Hope may not be a strategy, but then again it just might be, especially when we tie it to encouragement. Although I have personally limited the amount of time I spend reading or watching the news, and have scaled back on the time I spend on certain [...]

Hope and Encouragement Open Endless Possibilities2020-09-29T21:56:04+00:00