The Kole Hard Facts

I T S L N E – Unscramble this to communicate effectively

I T S L N E – Unscramble this to communicate effectively

Teaching your dog to stay requires a lot of effort. For you, as well as the puppy. You both have to be looking for clues, watching intently to make sure you understand. While you are looking for any movements at ...
Do you know what your blind spot is?

Do you know what your blind spot is?

Do you know what your blindspot is? Have you tried to look for a blind spot? Or can’t you see it from where you are? I’m not talking about driving, we are focusing on your capabilities, talents, strengths, and that ...
Setting Expectations

Setting Expectations

Setting prices, or setting expectations, is always difficult. We feel that if its too high people won’t buy. I found a great formula in Seth Godin’s blog this week. That’s where I found a quote that I immediately tweeted out ...
52% is a success!

52% is a success!

You know you have had a successful vacation when you look at your iPad on the last day and the battery reads 52%. It’s not hard to do when you have a view like this for a week! I have ...
When is good enough okay?

When is good enough okay?

You are a professional. You have dedicated the past 1, 2 or more decades to this. Are you good enough to stop learning? When will you be good enough to stop growing? I want you to take a moment and ...
Take a break …

Take a break …

This is not another Day Before Vacation blog, I have written enough of them in the past. This is about your current workday, and using breaks effectively. In a great podcast this morning on The Jordan Harbinger Show I listened to Daniel Pink talk ...
Coincidences Are Just That

Coincidences Are Just That

Aren’t coincidences interesting? Is it fate? Is it accident? Maybe, its serendipity? When I started to write my blog today on coincidences, it was ironic that I found two in a matter of minutes. A few weeks ago, I wrote ...
What did you build at work today?

What did you build at work today?

Three bricklayers are asked: “What are you doing?” The first says, “I am laying bricks.” The second says, “I am building a church.” And the third says, “I am building the house of God.” The first bricklayer has a job. ...
Planning your next vacation?

Planning your next vacation?

Many of us are getting ready to plan for their Summer Vacations. Maybe you are taking the family to Disney World. You have worked on this vacation plan for weeks, even months. Taking it to the next level, you have ...