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5 steps to developing the habit of personal development

In times of change, learners inherit the earth while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists. ~ Eric Hoffer If these words were true in the 1940’s you can only imagine how true they are today.  I wonder if even the great philosopher Eric Hoffer could have …

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LEADERSHIP LESSONS FROM THE 2017 SUPERBOWL

Leadership Lessons from the 2017 Super Bowl

  Congratulations to the New England Patriots for an epic win against insurmountable odds.  It’s been almost two weeks since the big game, and the Patriots’ comeback is still a much-talked about accomplishment. Perseverance, teamwork, remaining calm under pressure, finishing strong and the role of momentum are all valuable lessons learned from watching this team …

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How The Right Metrics Help Avoid Disaster And Drive Growth

  On July 16, 1999, John F Kennedy, Jr. piloted a Piper Saratoga II HP carrying his wife, Carolyn, and her sister, Lauren Bessette.  The three were on their way to a wedding in Martha’s Vineyard. Tragically, they never made it to the wedding.   On July 19, the fragments of Kennedy’s plane were found by the NOAA …

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5 Key Actions to Attract and Retain Millennials

  There are few things more important than creating a culture of inspiration and innovation.  The recently released “2016 Deloitte Millennial Survey” provides insights into how to do this with what is likely the largest portion of your employee population, millennials. This survey is worth reviewing and debating with your leadership team.  Especially if you …

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What have you done lately that made you uncomfortable?

  About this time last year, I published a blog talking about the importance of stepping outside your comfort zone.  It was shortly after I had my first skydiving experience – and that was definitely outside of my comfort zone! As we shift gears into fall and back-to-school, I just stepped out of my personal comfort …

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