5 Crucial Keys to Becoming a Great Leader

Dave Ramsey has coined an interesting phrase: Leaders pull, managers push Within the framework of your life and your business, are you a leader or a manager? You can figure this out by asking yourself a simple question: Am I the type of person who leads by serving others, and by being out in front […]

3 Keys for Responding to the Grit in Life

I recently put the following post on a LinkedIn group: Unless you encounter some grit in life, you will never become a pearl. Grit irritates and aggravates. It pokes sharply at our souls until we coat it and surround it with caring — expressed in service to others. What are you willing to do to […]

Four Ways to be Happy & Productive

Are you doing what you love to do? Do you wake up each morning with an attitude of gratitude and expectancy? I posted these two questions on Twitter this morning as part of my daily interaction with the online universe. Part of what I try to do with many of my posts is to stimulate […]

5 Suggestions For Dealing With Procrastination

Have you ever, even once in your life, procrastinated?  I am sure that virtually all of us will respond to this question by saying, “Duh!!  Of course I have!” It really isn’t a matter of “if” we procrastinate – it’s just a matter of “to what degree” we do it. So what causes one to […]

Productivity & Your Business: 4 Master Keys to Success

Let me ask you an important question: How much is the lack of the personal productivity of you and your employees costing your business? Sometimes it can be hard to quantify, but instinctively all of us know that unproductive people hurt our bottom lines, both directly and indirectly.  They do it directly by taking longer […]