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Want to Be a Better Human? Practice Daily

Life is full of opportunities to be a better human. 

I am always struck by the emotional qualities of the people I run into. 

Many leave a positive impression that buoys my spirit. For example, my 2 teenage sons give me hugs...

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Are you a High Trust Leader

Are YOU a High Trust Leader?

I have been truly lucky to have had many remarkable bosses and leaders. People who embodied trust and extended it to all. These leaders…

  • Saw things in me that I didn’t see in myself.
  • Believed in my...
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Obviously My Kids Don't Love Me Enough

I had presented this topic so many times. 

I had seen people’s faces light up, and I had experienced many, “ah-ha” moments with audiences and this topic in the past. 

I knew this lesson could be amazingly impactful and...

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Feeling Anxious? Good!

Does anyone enjoy feeling anxious? How can it be good?

 

Anxiety for its own sake may not feel wonderful - but it the emotion is powerful. The power of anxiety can be "harnessed" and used to your advantage.

 

I often feel a twinge...

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Why Engagement Should Matter to YOU

In my line of work, I hear a lot about Employee Engagement

 

There are engagement surveysstrategies for engaging employees, and the costs of disengagement. But, none of this is what matters MOST about...

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STATE before STRATEGY

Ever feel like you’ve tried every strategy, every approach, every angle, every tactic, over and over, and yet, you still cannot get that under-performing employee to meet expectations?

Managing performance is a fundamental part of any...

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What Impact Will You Make on Others?

In my Coaching for Excellence class, we start with an "enlightening" activity.
 
Participants are asked to recall a person who acted as a coach to them, some time during their lifetime. It could be a workplace coach, a teacher, mentor, or...

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Curiosity or Expertise?

Remember the joy of wonder? The spark of curiosity? For children, these are easy to come by. Kids are naturally open to the world and question everything.
 
As we grow up, we learn that it is “knowledge,” not...

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Exactly 600 Seconds - GO!

You’ve got just 600 seconds…

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so grab their attention and KEEP it!

 

600 seconds. That’s all the time you have to grab your audience’s attention - and then keep it....

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How to find your true genius

Uncategorized Aug 05, 2019
 

 Happy Monday

This week I want to talk about working from your strengths. 

Working from your strengths is a wonderful way to work, and I am a big fan of knowing your strengths and then sculpting your work life to fit. ...

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