It’s 3am, the room is dark and my eyes pop open.  Just like that I’m wide awake thinking. Are you kidding me, again!?  This is nuts!  Here I am in the quiet of the night thinking the worst and most negative thoughts of my day. Just like when we were kids and the boogeyman lived…

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YES, we are here!  We are in the first month of 2020!  It is a whole new decade, time to do this thing we’ve been thinking about!  But uh-oh …. As the time gets closer and things start to get real, our insecurities start playing tug-of-war with our dreams.   Maybe I should think about…

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A key factor in how we live, comes down to the way we think. Are you someone who thinks abundantly? Or are you someone who believes there is just enough…not too much…not too little, but….just enough. One of the biggest problems with achieving goals is the belief that we can. The biggest difference between successful and…

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When someone is hollering at you “You can DO this, I KNOW you’ve got this, do it for the TEAM.” It’s hard … very hard to let them down. Those are the words I heard 34 years ago at Redstone Arsenal, AL as my 1st Sgt rooted me on during our annual Physical Training Test. …

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We often hear that being a good leader takes great communication skills, ability to see the long term goal, make the hard decisions when needed and so much more.  But we rarely talk about the fact that in order to be a good leader you have to know how to follow. Why is it important…

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I recently visited with an employee that was upset with his employer.  While employed here he had received compliments about his excellent work ethic and productivity.  Recently he felt that work was being distributed unfairly. He called his supervisor to discuss his concerns (in this company everyone works remotely) and did not get a return…

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You can make more friends in two weeks by becoming a good listener than you can in two years trying to get other people interested in you.” Dale Carnegie. How many of us would like to have a positive influence on the lives of everyone we encounter? I know I would. Our children, spouse, friends,…

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