Tagged with Leadership

They Feel Your Attitude

They Feel Your Attitude

One of my favorite authors is John Maxwell. One of my favorite quotes of his is, “People may hear your words, but they feel your attitude and that will either enable you to connect and win them over or it will alienate them from you.”  Connecting with others takes time and energy.  It is important … Continue reading

Do You Want To Be Valued?

Do You Want To Be Valued?

“The most important single ingredient in the formula of success is knowing how to get along with people.” ~ Theodore Roosevelt, American President Great leaders know how to build relationships with those they lead. They understand the need to get along if you plan to have your team go along with the plan. The majority … Continue reading

Make A Commitment

Make A Commitment

Are you committed? When it comes to your job and the company that pays your check, ask yourself are you committed to both? Commitment means something difference to each person. To one it may mean that you give an honest days work for a full day of pay. To another it may mean that you … Continue reading

Two Characteristics Of A Successful Leader

Two Characteristics Of A Successful Leader

Today, I would like to touch on the topic of leadership and personal characteristics. When you look below at some of the most successful leaders of today there are two specific characteristics that you will find in each of them. Steve Jobs – Apple Stephen Covey – Covey Institutes Sir Richard Branson – Virgin Warren … Continue reading

Evaluating Your Leadership Skills

Evaluating Your Leadership Skills

This coming weekend I will be speaking at a conference at the Disneyland Hotel. Our whole office attends this conference every year and we do believe that Disneyland is one of the happiest places on earth. It is always so much fun to watch the children and how excited they are to be at Disneyland. … Continue reading

Be Awesome

Be Awesome

  “Great leadership is about human experiences. It’s not a formula or a program, it is a human activity that comes from the heart and considers the hearts of others. It is an attitude, not a routine.” Lance Secretan

The Greatness Inside

The Greatness Inside

I was perusing quotes and pictures on the internet last night I came upon this picture.  The more I looked at it and studied the image along with the message the more it moved my inter-being and reminded me that I can accomplish my goals. For many when the New Year begins it brings a … Continue reading

Is Leadership Your Calling?

Is Leadership Your Calling?

Years ago I was part of an organization where the CEO made the decision regarding who was placed in Leadership positions.  I had the opportunity to ask him what criteria he used to determine that the people he picked for these positions were the right choices.  His answer was very simple; He said “the people … Continue reading

Do You Want To Know A Secret?

Do You Want To Know A Secret?

Happy Holidays to you all! I just finished reading a great book by Ken Blanchard and Mark Miller called “The Secret, What Great Leaders Know and Do”. As with all of Ken Blanchard’s books this one did not disappoint me. I have read almost all of the books he has written or co-authored and the … Continue reading

Finding Your Passion

Finding Your Passion

Happy Friday to you all!  I came across an article that I want to share with you about finding your passion using thought provoking questions.  I often hear people say that they have not discovered their passion yet and they wonder why.  If this is you give these questions a try and see where they … Continue reading