Tag Archives: Leadership Growth and Development

Are You Really a Team Player?

  A team is not a group of people who work together. A team is a group of people who trust each other. – Simon Sinek For many of us, the idea of being part of a team is something … Continue reading

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The Power of Selective Discipline

What’s done can’t be undone. – William Shakespeare In his book, The One Thing, Gary Keller writes about a disciplined life in one of the chapters. In it, he expounds on the concept of selected discipline. In doing so, he … Continue reading

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Is Your Leadership Adrift?

Set your course by the stars, not by the lights of every passing ship. – Omar N. Bradley One of the dangers I have observed over my years in leadership is the leader who tends to stray off course. It’s … Continue reading

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Are You Playing To Your Strengths?

Focusing on our own strengths is what, in fact, makes us strong. – Simon Sinek A recent story in the Gallup Business Journal revealed that only twenty percent of U.S. Workers think that their jobs use their strengths. It said, … Continue reading

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On The Other Side Of Fear

We must build dikes of courage to hold back the flood of fear. – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. In his book Intentional Living, John Maxwell describes the faith factor as it relates to connecting us with like-minded people. In … Continue reading

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Up in Flames – Facing the Challenges of Leadership

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston Churchill When Thomas Edison’s manufacturing facilities in New Jersey were heavily damaged by fire one night in December 1914, Edison lost almost one … Continue reading

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From Resolution to Lifestyle: This is Your Year

There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens. – Ecclesiastes 3:1 During WWII General Douglas McArthur asked an engineer how long it would take to build a bridge across a certain river. “About … Continue reading

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