Many leadership consultants spend a lot of time talking about the word “team”. We all acknowledge that having all employees on the same page as it concerns company and departmental goals and being trained the same way so that everyone knows what’s going on is a great thing. But is that what being a team […]

I like being correct; most of the time anyway. When I know for sure that I am, I’m not afraid to argue my points until kingdom come. Every once in a while though, I realize that it’s time to leave an argument or discussion alone, or let someone else have the last word, either because […]

“The buck stops here.” – Harry Truman Those are great words uttered by one of our former presidents. In a way, it’s fair and unfair at the same time. I’m one of those people who believes management is responsible for a lot of their employees behavior while at work. If customer service is lacking, no […]

Sometimes points are best made by telling a story. In this case, the story below is what led me to writing about the topic of unconscious habits. Me & Mom Ever since my mother moved in with me, I find myself feeling a little bit more tired than I used to feel. Considering I didn’t […]

Years ago I was having an email conversation with a friend of mine. The topic of discussion was success, or lack thereof. It morphed into why neither one of us was rich, which then led to these two questions: why do we sabotage ourselves; what is it that holds us back? I needed time to […]