Vision

Vision

Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality.-Warren G. Bennis   It’s a new year!  It’s a time to wash away the old of the prior year and to make a fresh start for 2019. You have all the potential in the world ahead of you. The vision that...
Finish Well

Finish Well

There is nothing like crossing the finish line…it is just an emotional thing to accomplish.    Whew, we are almost to Christmas! I hope you get to celebrate Christmas this week and enjoy some time with those close to you.  As we get closer to Christmas, we...
How to network for success

How to network for success

Networking. It will either excite you, make your eyes roll, or perhaps make you want to jump off a cliff depending on your personality type. The word itself can seem very transactional. It doesn’t have to be though. The best networks are built upon authenticity,...
Find happiness everywhere!

Find happiness everywhere!

Success doesn’t make us happy, but happiness makes us successful.Shawn Achor     Finding Happiness and dealing with anxiety are hot topics in the United States. Books dealing with anxiety rose 26% over last year and books dealing with happiness rose 83% over...
Don’t try too hard

Don’t try too hard

I know that it’s frustrating when you put so much effort into something and come up short. Besides, that’s what we teach; work hard, play hard, and enjoy life. It is possible to try to force things too much at times and come across as trying too hard....
4 steps to building your brand

4 steps to building your brand

Just like the culture at your company, school or home, your brand is out there and creating itself every day.  That personal brand is what you are currently known for to others. They may have the power to decide what their opinion is of you, but you have the power to...
Servant Leadership in Action

Servant Leadership in Action

One of the most inspiring and encouraging things that I see on my travels is a servant leader in action. If you are attentive, you can appreciate it in any industry. Just last week I saw it at Chick-fil-a as the manager led his team during the hectic lunch rush, at...
Words Matter @ Home

Words Matter @ Home

It’s sometimes easier to carry ourselves well at work and let it slip at home or with our friends. If you work from home or are a stay at home mom, it can be even more difficult because those boundaries are not as defined. No matter your situation, your friends and...