When It Pays To Focus

How to Sharpen Your Focus and Maximize Your Results Several years ago, I decided to play ALTA tennis. Not having an athletic background, this was a major step for me into the unknown. I loved the sport even though most of my exercise was

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RadioX Interview

Karla Brandau Interviewed on RadioX John Ray, Host of the North Fulton Business RadioX podcast, interviewed Karla Brandau on her book, “How to Earn the Gift of Discretionary Effort” on February 19th. Wonderful job on your Business RadioX appearance! You helped me make our

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Charismatic Leadership: Focus on People Assets

Every company has tangible assets including their capital goods and their product inventories. Inadvertently managers can be focused on these tangible assets, while charismatic leaders focus their attention on the more intangible people assets. Charismatic leaders know there are dramatic differences between tangible and

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The Power of Positive Expectation

Speaker and author Barry Spilchuk writes that he has never met Pete Rose, the famous baseball player, but he taught Barry something so valuable that it changed his life. Pete was being interviewed in spring training the year he was about to break Ty

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Are Introverts Strong Leaders?

A Tribute to George H. W. Bush’s Personality Strengths I watched the celebrations of the life of George H. W. Bush during last week’s funeral proceedings and listened to the tributes lauding his leadership. He was described by many as the consummate public servant

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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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Audio Book On Amazon

How To Earn The Gift of Discretionary Effort Audio Now Available on Amazon Business management experts Karla Brandau and Douglas Ross announce the audio version of their 21st century leadership book, How to Earn the Gift of Discretionary Effort, is now available on Amazon

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