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10 Tips to Remain Healthy During Turbulent Times #282

Published on March 17, 2020 Written by

We’re facing chaotic times and are in uncharted territory. How will you create calm during chaos? As a leader, what helps you stay present, healthy, and nimble as things are changing by the moment? Here are some practices to help you more effectively stay healthy in mind, body, and spirit as we navigate the challenges […]

Chaos Offers Opportunities # 281

Published on March 16, 2020 Written by

I reached a breaking point last week. The chaos of Coronavirus and its impact was just too much. My mood reflected that frustration, sadness, sense of loss of control, fear, and anxiety. It wasn’t working for me. I was less than productive and stuck. And that’s when it happened. I re-framed my mindset. I reminded myself […]

Your Circle #280

Published on March 13, 2020 Written by

You are the total of the six people you spend the majority of your time with. If you haven’t heard this phrase, consider it. As I consider my own life, those six people absolutely influence my habitual behavior. We all need a cast of characters who support, uplift, and challenge us. People who care enough […]

It’s A Choice #279

Published on March 12, 2020 Written by

We endorse what we tolerate. When you complain about another person’s behavior (or your own) and it becomes a recurring message over time, pay attention. Clearly, it can’t be too bad or you would do something about it. Have you: Asked the person about what’s occurring to learn more and shift your worldview about it? […]

No Sidebars Please #278

Published on March 11, 2020 Written by

In a group setting, how do you feel when someone is having a sidebar conversation with another person as you or someone else is talking to the group? It doesn’t feel good. It’s annoying, irritating, disrespectful, distracting, rude, and selfish. For the most part, we don’t think it’s a big deal when we’re the ones […]

Don’t Be Squishy #277

Published on March 10, 2020 Written by

There’s nothing solid that will come of “squishy” commitments. When I’m working with EOS (Entrepreneurial Operating System) leadership teams, we spend a great deal of time working on concrete language and it becomes a superpower once you learn it. The world at large is “squishy.” What I mean by that is it’s more common to […]

Are You Listening? #276

Published on March 9, 2020 Written by

Listening. It’s the most impactful skill you can become masterful at. My husband Kevin and I want to purchase a sound system for our home. Music is really important to us. We enjoy it together and use it to set the ambiance for events, to motivate us through work, or relax our moods as we […]

Avoiding Serious Mistakes #275

Published on March 6, 2020 Written by

“Most serious mistakes are not being made as a result of wrong answers. The truly dangerous thing is asking the wrong question.” Peter Drucker When people start to work through issues, they often tell stories, give examples, and rehash events and conversations. Rarely do they slow down, take time to think, and pause long enough […]

Insanity #274

Published on March 5, 2020 Written by

Practice makes perfect. Have you heard the phrase? Of course you have… and it’s wrong. Practice makes permanent. You need a coach, mentor, advisor, leader, or friend who will help you see what you’re repeatedly doing (often unconsciously) so you can correct the habits that are in the way of your success. It’s likely you’ve […]

It’s Okay To Cheat #273

Published on March 4, 2020 Written by

Rainy day notes. They’re a real thing if you’ve ever worked with me. What are they? They are little acknowledgments you do with groups you work with, share life with; the people you call friends, colleagues, or family. They’re simple, kind, and one of the best tools you can use if you’re having a “rainy […]