values

When the Going Gets Tough, the Values Show Up!

Major challenges trigger questions of one’s values and the true test of character begins. Running a business, working with team, customers and clients, although exceedingly rewarding and exciting, lends itself, on occasion, to the harsh realities of diverse personalities and this is when integrity issues show up. Competition can bring out both the best and […]

So what's your excuse?

So What’s Your Excuse?

Do you know who you are and what you stand for? In my nearly fifteen years working for the federal government and thirty years in business I observed that certain values where absent from the work force with whom I associated with on a daily basis. I struggled with the number of people who failed […]

Collaboration

Create the Best Climate for Collaboration

We spend hours a day thinking we are thinking when in fact we are daydreaming or focusing on past memories.  It’s not actually thinking.  While there are many forms of thinking, the planning process of redesigning our life, our business and a specific project requires some specific skills.  Some skills involve how we think, how […]

Strategic Thinking

Strategic Thinking

We all wish we had the ideal outcome. The process for effectively achieving the desired outcome will be determined by your thinking, specifically your strategic thinking, critical thinking and creative thinking.  Taking the time to think well about your plans, goals, and dreams will ensure you leave a great lasting impression.  Minimal mistakes will be […]

Think About the Ideal Outcome

Think About The Ideal Outcome

Think for a moment.  Examine your life, your wallet, your savings, your home, your wardrobe.  Really see what you have and what you have been experiencing in your life over the last 6 to 12 months.  Many of you are probably thinking you wish you had more, could do more, could experience new and different […]