The new year is upon us and many of us have made or are in the process of making our new year’s resolutions. It is a means of putting things in perspective, accomplishing our goals, and bettering ourselves, whether physically, mentally, or emotionally. Many items on our list are repeated from last year’s list because … Continue reading Personal Mission Statements: Why They Are Important In Finding A Sense of Purpose and Why You May Not Be Able to Accomplish Your Resolutions Without One
No matter how supportive your network is, there is most likely a time in your life when you will have to go at it alone. You have to be your biggest and maybe only supporter, for some seconds, minutes, weeks, months, and maybe even years of your life. If you are in your thirties or … Continue reading Be Your Biggest Supporter
To Sis, Sis, I stared out into my garden today just in time to see a mother hen swiftly walking past my tomatoes with two chicklings in close pursuit. Any other day I would shew them away, protecting my valuable crop, but today, today I stood and stared as they trotted through the garden sizing … Continue reading To Sis, With Love – Leaders Are What We Are
The ‘only ifs’ of life bombards many of our thoughts daily. Only if I had a better job, only if I had a better car, only if I had a better home, and finally, only if I was successful. Success, we all yearn for it and if we had it, all would be right with … Continue reading The Chronicles of the UNSuccessful (You May Have Already Achieved Your Success Story!)
Have you ever looked at your current manager or supervisor and thought, “I can do such a better job than them?” Maybe you feel all they ever do is order people around and they don’t have the proper skills to do their job effectively. The fact of the matter is most of us have had … Continue reading LEAD FROM WHERE YOU ARE !
Many people, maybe a majority of people, have the false believe that where you work and your position determines if you have the potential to be a leader. For instance, how many people would say that they see a cashier at the local .99 cents store or the garbage man/woman as a leader?!! Let me … Continue reading Your Job Does Not Determine Your Leadership Potential