By Max Ehrmann Go placidly amid the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible without surrender be on good terms with all persons. Speak your truth quietly and clearly; and listen to others, even the dull and ignorant; they too have their story. Avoid loud and […]
Failure: Dealing with failure is a key leadership skill. Losing better than winning? A leader needs to develop a good sense of recognizing failure and turning it into a learning experience. Failure does not have to be a big deal, but most people’s natural tendencies are the opposite of what needs to happen in order […]
There are so many things that we must choose to reverse. Not just in our own personal lives, but in society–in our own communities. Reversing things starts with seeing the world around us from many differing perspectives.The next step is committing to the change.Finally, take action. Do something! Start with yourself!
Don’t Ever Let Anyone Tell You You Can’t Do Something Have you ever been told you can’t do something? A little different motivation today. Sorry the audio is a bit off, but the words are more important than the scene. Remember don’t be the dark cloud that rains on other people’s joyful parade of hopes […]
Building Awareness I speak frequently about awareness of knowing where you are right now. As a coach I am frequently asked to help people get where they want to go. I often say coaching is a lot like a good map or a GPS. It can show the route, but you must do the work […]
It was widely believed that no human being could run the mile in less than four minutes. The best time was 4 minutes, 1.4 seconds, set in 1945. The record stood strong for several years, and both medical exerts and athletes were unanimous in the view that the four minute barrier could not be broken. […]