Confidence, Capability, and Potential

During my midlife crisis, I decided to take up tennis. At the last match of the season, I was so confident I could win. I looked great in my tennis dress, and I knew I was going to hit the next high overhead lob

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The Trust Puzzle

Are There Missing Pieces of Trust in Your Work Relationships? A financial trust helps an estate avoid taxes and probate. In the business world, a trust account between two people helps to avoid disagreements while maintaining congenial conversations and working together cooperatively.   In previous

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True North

In a recent presentation, I addressed the important of finding your “True North” which has been a principle in leadership circles for decades. I was intrigued by “True North” and merely “North.” My research took me to How Stuff Works and I recommend the site

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Mystified By Your Team?

Use the DISC Profiles to Understand Individuals and Build a Successful Team Managers are only as good as their team, so the ability to mold a team, create cohesiveness, and find collective success is critical for managers in any industry. However, it’s not always

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The Power of Personality

As a Leader, Do You Comprehend the Power of Personality? Artists, painters, clothing designers, web designers, and many other professions need to understand the color pallet to be terrific at what they produce. Carolyn Bendall (be sure to connect with her on LinkedIn), editor

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Equal To The Task

Discover Your Uniqueness Are you a professional seeking a promotion in a company or looking for a new opportunity? To garner that promotion or new opportunity, you must be equal to the task. It is important to identify your personal strengths and talents. As

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Emotional Turmoil and DISC

Gallup’s Report Shows People in Emotional Turmoil Worldwide – Organizations Can Make a Difference with DISC Assessments In its 2022 Global Emotions Report, Gallup concluded that the combination of stress, sadness, anger, worry, and physical pain set record highs since the inception of the

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Do They Hear A Leader When You Speak?

As someone on the way up, you are a leader whether you have a formal spot in the upper echelons of the organization or not. You can accelerate your climb up the organization ladder by consistently communicating as a thought-leader. Your words brand you.

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The Gratitude Challenge

Gratitude Challenge: Thank at least one person every day for 21 days. It had been a particularly hard week. I don’t remember the details of my problems (you seldom do) but I was having a hard time going to sleep because of “Oops” “Should not

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