Leading in Life: Survive or Thrive

Thrive

Leadership in life and business is about influencing others to achieve something; hit a goal, make a mark, win a prize. Usually, we think about leadership in terms of doing something special. But being “special” is not a natural human condition. In a recent interview, Alabama football coach Nick Saban made these remarks: The human […]

Want to Own Your Own Business? You Need These Essential Entrepreneurial Traits

Successful entrepreneurs are born that way, or so some say. I  disagree. In fact, anyone can be a successful entrepreneur. However, there are some specific traits a person must have to be successful as an entrepreneur. Of course, owning your own business is not for everyone. However, with certain personality traits, you can see if […]

10 Things Every Entrepreneur And Executive Should Expect From Their Master Leadership Coach

A lot of people have gone further than they thought they could because someone else thought they could. ~ Zig Ziglar I have long believed in the power of having a coach to develop myself as a leader and entrepreneur so much so that I now serve entrepreneurs, business owners, and executives as their coach. […]

Finding the Wheelhouse of Passion and Purpose

Living with passion

Sometimes you just need to ask the question “am I living my passion?” Too many people get late into life and discover that all those years at work meant very little. That can be the saddest indictment ever given. From time to time I find my coaching clients struggling with a sense of being disconnected. Disconnected […]

Important Characteristics Every Entrepreneur Must Have

entrepreneurship

Are you planning to start and run your own business? Do you know the right qualifications and characteristics an entrepreneur must have to succeed? Does your profile match that of a successful entrepreneur? In this article, we will explore and discuss the essential characteristics that every entrepreneur must have. There are several important traits and […]

Boundarylessness – What Is It?

Advice to Leaders

Boundary

Jack Welch, the legendary CEO of GE, had a term he liked to share with his executive team. The word was “Boundarylessness”. What he meant was each leader should explore the boundaries they have set for themselves; the artificial limits placed in the heart of man. These limiting thoughts need to be eliminated. He wanted […]

Harnessing the Power of Your Mind’s Attention and Your Heart’s Affection

It’s a noisy world out there with all the dopamine induced gratification we get from social media. That ping on our smart phone or that message in our inbox telling us something about someone else somewhere. Ah, the satisfaction. How do you sift through it all? For quite some time, I have been a student […]