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The Power of “ER”

The Power of “ER”

Goal Setting, Targets, Growth Objectives, Meeting a Deadline! Do these terms all sound familiar? I know as readers of this blog, you are going to be shocked by my next statement. Forget them all. Well, for now anyway. I am ...
Getting Nervous About Your Evaluation?

Getting Nervous About Your Evaluation?

You’ve just received an email from the HR department. They want to see you before you go home this evening. What are you thinking? You’ve been at this job for exactly 89 days, you are on a 90-day probation. Is ...
People with Integrity Share This …

People with Integrity Share This …

This is a great list of common characteristics that people with Integrity share. Full disclosure, I only found the list, but not the authors name. I want to share this with my readers and followers … it is a nice simple ...
Avoiding Corporate Blight

Avoiding Corporate Blight

We recognize the word ghetto as a slum area in a city. There are white, black, brown, and yellow ghettos all over the world. That is not a debatable point, or the reason for this article. There are many causes ...
Eating Soup With a Fork!

Eating Soup With a Fork!

FOCUS … Keep your eye on the ball, target marketing, niche, dig an inch wide and a mile deep. I am sure you have heard one or more of these phrases in the past. I’m here to call BS to ...
Live2Lead – Belleville, MI 2017

Live2Lead – Belleville, MI 2017

This is just a short announcement that Live2Lead, will be simulcast here in Belleville, MI on October 6, 2017. John Maxwell, Dave Ramsey, Warrick Dunn, and Cheryl Bachelder will be speaking live, and we will be simulcasting this from a ...
The Millennial Doctrine

The Millennial Doctrine

As I walk into most meetings now days, these are the words that I hate to hear the most. Looking over their to-do lists, I watch colleagues preparing their excuses. Each of them start with “I was gonna get this ...
How to add significant value to you …

How to add significant value to you …

In the Law of Addition, John Maxwell challenges us to add value in others. In order to be a good leader, it is what needs to be done. We add value, connect, and build our teams & inner circles. John is ...

Half a Dome Maybe, Full Integrity Absolutely

Majestic is the first word that came to mind as we pulled over to take our first pictures at Yosemite National Park. Traveling with great friends who were our tour guides for the weekend, made it even more special. This ...