Archive for October 2014

9 Ways to Get More Focused

As the story goes, there was a preacher who made a bet with a friend that his horse would be able to walk up the stairs in his home. The preacher won the bet with ease! The real challenge was that the horse refused to make the trip back down again. No matter how hard…

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The Surprising Way Leaders Sabotage Their Leadership

We often stereotype leaders as “Type A” people – aggressive, hurried types who are out to conquer their goals. They are regarded as accomplished, task-driven workaholics who rarely relax. That image contains some truth; however, not all leaders fit that profile. Some of the best leaders are leaders who may appear less driven, are more…

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3 Ways To Be A Remarkable Chameleon-like Leader

Ever thought of the chameleon as a role model for a successful leader? It’s true! Chameleons are fascinating creatures. They have the ability to switch up their color, a lightning-quick tongue, and a pair of remarkable eyes! Valuable lessons can be learned from the chameleon – it doesn’t matter if you are a parent, head…

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The Unexpected Tipping Point of Your Dream

Everything changed in a moment. Stepping out of the shower on an ordinary day I discovered my two-year-old daughter with a bloody nose. After an hour of trying all the usual tricks to stop a bloody nose and finding myself in a pool of blood, I phoned a dear friend who lived in our neighborhood…

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