Archive for the leader Tag

The Voice in Your Head

Have you ever experienced that “voice” in your head? Everyone has. Many have wondered; Whose voice is it and why does it seem to nag us with mostly negative suggestions? Let’s look into the human mind to discover the answer as it can dramatically change your life! Consciousness What “Consciousness” is has been debated for centuries and we still don’t have a definitive answer to Read More...

Leading Into the Unknown – Part I

It seems the world is spinning at an ever faster rate each day. And, for the business executive, it’s speeding up exponentially. What are the imperatives for a business executive to grow and thrive? Be authentic – Being confident in who you are, the vision of your organization’s future, and sharing that with clarity to your organization is important during times of change. When people Read More...

Results: Next Generation Methodologies

I’d like you to remember a time when a boss told you what to do. They gave you a command, a directive. This person told you what they wanted, when they wanted it by, and how to do it in detail. And, this person told you that if you didn’t accomplish the order by the time they wanted it and in the way they wanted Read More...

Is the Fear of Public Speaking Ruining Your Career?

French philosopher Jean de la Bruyere said, “There are certain things in which mediocrity is not to be endured; such as poetry, music, painting, and public speaking”. Would you agree? Sitting through a poor presentation, whether in a large convention or in a small office setting, can be agonizing! If you’re in a leadership position and desire to influence others, the impact is dramatic! How Read More...

What You See Is What You Get: WYSIWYG

“How the theater of the mind can be generated by the machinery of the mind is an unfathomable mystery” – Edward Lewellen The images, sounds, smells, tastes, and feelings our minds can produce are amazing!  When we stop to take a few seconds to experience these sensations, it can become as if we are right back into the event we are thinking about.  This can Read More...

The Problem with Communication – Part VI

Please see The Problems with Communication, Part I, Part II, Part III, Part IV and Part V by clicking on each link.) “There are no perfect men in the world, only perfect intentions”, said Azeem in the 1991 movie, “Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves”.  It’s interesting on many different levels to observe people communicating and one of those is the deepest level, that of intent.  Read More...

The Problem with Communication – Part IV

(Before proceeding, if you haven’t already, I invite you to read the three previous posts in this series where you can find additional information on The Problems with Communication, Part I, Part II, and Part III, by clicking on each one.) When you look at the picture above, you see that the dots seem to spontaneously move and change from black-to-white and white-to-black. Communication can Read More...

The Problem with Communication – Part III

If you haven’t read the previous two posts on this topic, I encourage you to read the introductory post by clicking here and the 2nd post by clicking here. This third post in the series will discuss the ways the human mind supports its preexisting belief system; Generalization, Deletion, and Distortion. Just a brief bit of information before delving into those areas, though. When we Read More...

There is No Such Thing as Procrastination

For whatever reason, I’ve recently been noticing the Self-Development gurus have been writing about procrastination. Maybe it’s because we’re getting close to the end of the year and they want to remind people of all the things they wanted to do at the beginning of the year and haven’t done them. Maybe it’s because they have a course they want people to take to “cure” Read More...

Will You Invest in Success?

You’ve seen the movies where the key character has the cars, the toys, the houses, and every material thing a person could want, and more, but they sacrificed the really important things in life, like love and relationships, to possess them. This post is not about that. Read on and you’ll discover important information regarding how you must proceed to have what you want in Read More...