Conquering Your To Do List

Three Easy Steps to Getting Everything Off of Your List. Do you have a to-do list?  If so, congratulations!  A recent study revealed that you save on average of 90 minutes a day – just through organizing yourself with a list.  That translates to a whopping 23 extra days a year. Before you start a new … Continue reading Conquering Your To Do List

Tips for Effective Planning

Are you working IN or ON your business? Planning.  We all know we should do it.  Yet, when I ask business owners if they have a documented plan for the future – many look at me sheepishly or they take that as the cue to present the elaborate plans…in their head. Sidebar:  Let me address … Continue reading Tips for Effective Planning

What History Teaches Today’s Leaders

Four Leadership Qualities from History’s Great Figures. Great moments in history occur when the seemingly impossible becomes reality.  In 1963, Martin Luther King, Jr. stood “in the symbolic shadow” of Lincoln and delivered his “I Have a Dream” speech.  In 2013 and a mere 1.9 miles away, President Barack Obama was sworn in as the President … Continue reading What History Teaches Today’s Leaders

The Secret Weapon of Business

Building a Strong Culture. Do you ever wonder how some businesses are amazing places to work with growing profits and incredible people while other business environments are rivaled by Dante’s ninth circle of hell?  How does this happen?  Is it happenstance or intentional? Having worked with heaps of businesses in both camps, here are my … Continue reading The Secret Weapon of Business