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Leadership Guide to Striking Balance

Meet Harry & Harriet, two very busy Leaders in an organization similar to yours. As they interact with stakeholders in different time zones, their day begins at the crack of dawn when they check their work email.  After eating a

Posted in Emotional Intelligence, Leadership, Personal Renewal, Relationships

The Foundation Of Emotional Intelligence

“Mindfulness is the foundation of emotional intelligence,” meditation teacher Mark Coleman said at a Google Search Inside Yourself Leadership Institute training event in New York on Tuesday.  We can look at mindfulness as a radical shift in the way we pay attention,

Posted in Emotional Intelligence, Personal Renewal

5 Questions to Break Your Belief Boundaries

Rosa Parks believed she deserved to sit in the front of the bus and started a revolution. Fred Smith believed business would pay a premium for overnight delivery and revolutionized his industry. Susan B. Anthony believed in the right to

Posted in Commitment, Emotional Intelligence, Motivation, Personal Renewal, Uncategorized

Success is Sometimes Boring

Success – few words stir up in people the variety of emotions and definitions.  For some it’s elusive and not easily attained.  For others it’s clear and linear.  And for others still, it’s not even important.  Whatever meaning you attach,

Posted in Career, Commitment, Motivation, Personal Renewal

Productivity Simplified In 3 Parts

When you break productivity down, it only has three parts to it.  If you find yourself not being productive when you want to be, it’s due to a problem in at least one of these three areas.    Purpose 45-ways-to-be-more-productive articles are the how. 

Posted in Commitment, Engagement, Motivation, Personal Renewal

The Polar Vortex

This winter’s polar vortex has produced temperatures virtually none of us have ever experienced. Some have described this extreme cold as bone chilling. What’s the temperature of your heart? Is it undergoing a polar vortex? Are you cold, frigid, frozen

Posted in Personal Renewal

Don’t Be That Guy (or Gal) !

“Tired of the drama”… “done with the drama”… “living life drama free”… “leave the drama behind”… and more.  Having read a few online dating profiles, these are commonly found phrases. It’s also common to hear the solution for many has

Posted in Personal Renewal