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Narrow Your Focus.

Narrow Your Focus.

Summer is in full force so I know you don’t want to read a novel of a blog post.  Let me just give you this to ponder. A quick piece on focus, specifically entrepreneurial focus. When we start ...
Solving Problems.

Solving Problems.

We all run into problems. Everyone does regardless of whether you have a personal problem, a problem at home with another or a problem at work, we all have some situation at one time or another that ...
Revisiting Goals.

Revisiting Goals.

Half the year is over and for most of us, the resolutions that we started the year with are not even a memory.  Just how hard do you have to think to even remember what those goals were? The issue ...
Employee Engagement.

Employee Engagement.

I was listening to Dr. Tomas Chamorro-Primuzic’s talk last evening on the Art of Talent and was struck by the statistics on employee engagement.  In 2014, studies by Gallup showed that 51% of ...
The Signs.

The Signs.

  I was attending a seminar recently and the speaker started to talk about body language.  Ok let me guess . yes, she did it.  She brought up the myth of the “defensive folded arms.” This ...
Money

Money

We all want it, no – need it AND hope that when the time comes to retire, we pray that we still have enough of it.  So, why is it that I come across so many clients that are mid to sr. level that ...
Questions.

Questions.

I have always believed that asking questions are important.  Recently, I found a more elegant way to say what I believe: “What shapes our lives are the questions we ask, refuse to ask, and never ...
Purpose.

Purpose.

No, not another find your passion/purpose piece. I am talking about determination, being resolute, intention.   Whatever it is that you do, do you do it with purpose?  It doesn’t matter what you ...
Where is Your Happiness?

Where is Your Happiness?

I have a lot of posts that relate to business and leadership.  It is time to write another post but talking about business isn’t what is really on my mind.  I was looking for inspiration for what ...
This Time it is Not You.

This Time it is Not You.

Yep.  This isn’t an “it’s me, not you” relationship thing it is more than that.  This has more to do with life or business in general when you need to recognize that you don’t have the ...
Help.

Help.

This seems to break away from the usual posts about business but these situations happen in business as well, so here goes Sometimes there are people you desperately want to help.  Desperately.  ...
Who is with me?

Who is with me?

I had the chance recently to visit the Hoover Dam.  I am an avid scuba diver, as some of you know, but not much of a land tourist kind of person.  A friend of mine was in Vegas checking out her ...