learn to say yes

One of the popular mantra's now is learning to say no to what we consider to be unimportant things that will hinder our "success". I agree to a point, but a friend reminded me that we need to learn to say yes to being selfless, to loving, serving, caring for, and helping others. Maybe there … Continue reading learn to say yes

how you view others affects your effectiveness

The title seems a bit odd does it not? How can your view of others affect your effectiveness? The answer lies in a great book entitled Leadership and Self-Deception put out by the Arbinger Institute. If you don't have this book, you need to add it to your leadership library! One of the key observations … Continue reading how you view others affects your effectiveness

5 Marks of a Leader

I enjoy reading Michael Hyatt's blog as so many others do. In a repost today (he's on vacation) he talks about 5 marks of an authentic leader. Theses marks are: Authentic leaders have insight.  Authentic leaders demonstrate initiative. Authentic leaders exert influence.  Authentic leaders have impact.  Authentic leaders exercise integrity.  Some great points and I … Continue reading 5 Marks of a Leader