Posts Tagged ‘ Leadership ’

Called to Leadership?

Yesterday Trevor Nagle, ABD, on his blog Leadership Musings of a Skeptical Positivist, had a great article regarding leadership.  (I have posted the link below to his blog) Trevor addresses how a person who is a “Producer” at work can be mistaken as one who is called to be a “Leader.”  This actually happens often […]

Self-Evaluation Tip

Working with teams can be challenging.  It can really be difficult when one team player tends to be the glory-hog of the team.  Finding the right people that can work efficiently, effectively and produce the results needed takes effort on all team members part.  Self-evaluation is required periodically to make sure that you are in […]

Search, Expectation & Opportunity

SEO… Search, Expect, Opportunity… So often we spend much of our time thinking about us, the way things are affecting us, and what we want to happen. What if we each took today, just to look at those we spend time with and admire something about them.  If you search I am sure you will […]

What Does It Take To Be A Successful Coach?

Coaching a team, whether it is a work team or sports team can be difficult and rewarding and sometimes both in the same day.  Getting the players in the right positions, providing them instruction and training to carry out their position takes time and patience on the coach’s part. Successful coaches take time to prepare. […]

Life Is Too Short Not To Experience Greatness!

Go for the gusto!  Reach for the stars or whatever you think will take you to the place of passion and peace in your life.  Each day brings the opportunity to reach out, grab and run with the best that you can be.  Do not wait….for not one of us knows how much time we […]

Pay It Forward

What a touching video.  Can you imagine what the world would be like if everyone would “pay it forward” every now and then?

A Team Building Idea

Business owners and managers are always trying to come up with new team building strategies.  Their hope is to have events that will cause their team members to grow closer together.  The closer the team members are, the more trust and willingness they will have to work through the hard times together.  If you have […]

Workplace Confrontations

“In the confrontation between the stream and the rock the stream always wins.  Not through strength, but through persistence.” ~ Unknown When confrontation in the workplace used to happen I would get very upset and flustered which hindered my communication.  I would stammer, stumble and shake and it made matters worse.  Some confronters are very […]

Reward Great Service

Are you the kind of person when you find a business that you think is great that you share the experience with others? I am, especially if the business has the WOW factor going on and the people who work there excel in the service they give. You can just tell when it is the […]

Are You Too Busy To Be Productive?

“Beware of the barrenness of a busy life” ~ Socrates How many times have you heard yourself or someone else says, “I am so busy”?  They could be letting the “busyness” control their life instead of the other way around. Becoming overly busy is usually a gradual process that we become caught up in, and […]