Last week I returned from attending a special event in Orlando, FL. It was my first time back to this event, in person, since August 2018. Prior to that I’ve attended every one of these events since they began in 2011. This event was attended by over 3,000 people from all over the world. Really there is nothing like attending an event live and in person. The best word to describe the energy you feel is – electric! This is especially so when you’re surrounded by like minded people all … [Read more...]
Three Steps To Lead Your Team Through Change
Generally people fear change. This is especially the case when they don’t understand the reasons for the change. The result is they resist the change. We all feel secure and safe in our routines. Sure we complain about them. We say it’s so boring. Yet we are comfortable in our daily routines. Okay, so you’re the one saying, “No, not me!” Really wise person – what did you have for breakfast and lunch yesterday? And the day before? What are you having for lunch today? I worked with … [Read more...]
How’s Your Attitude?
Leadership is influencing others, nothing more, nothing less. Now the question is if anyone may lead and anyone may influence others... wouldn’t we want to be a positive influence whenever we influence others? The easiest first step is for each of us is to show up each and every day with a warm and engaging attitude. An attitude that exudes positive energy and good vibes. This is not to say we each must become a cheerleader or a happy, happy, everything is wonderful all the time … [Read more...]
Do You Lead?
“Leadership is not about a title, degree or level. Anybody can lead at any time.” - Carly Fiorina Anybody can lead at any time. That’s what she said. Do you lead? As a leader we make it possible for others to grow, excel and become the best they can be. Don’t miss this, anybody can lead at any time. Which means those you lead today will become the leaders of tomorrow. Give them the opportunity to become the best leaders they can be. “A leader is a dealer in hope.” - Napoleon … [Read more...]
Did You Fill Up?
When did our society, in general, become such hoarders as in “it’s all about me”, “I’ve got to get mine”, type of people? Earlier this year it was clearly demonstrated in the snapping up of first toilet paper or anything resembling a paper product to clean yourself with, then soon after any type of cleaning product or sanitary cleaning product. By some estimates it may take a few years for people to cycle through all of the toilet paper, tissues, paper towels, hand wipes and other cleaning … [Read more...]
Bill and Melinda Gates Split Official – Did You Take A Side?
Imagine having your private and personal life under the microscope? Or even more realistically out in the open on every network, online, print, talking head, every method of broadcast probing and questioning every statement, every move. Bill and Melinda Gates have that honor this week. It’s part of the celebrity of being the 4th most wealthy person in the world according to Forbes. Now we have people taking sides in the split. Family members, friends, co-workers and others are lining up … [Read more...]