Self Help

Control the clock. Don’t OBEY it. 

By |2024-06-19T10:30:49-04:00June 14th, 2024|Informing, Self Help|

I can’t tell you how many executives I work with who can’t take ownership of their lives. To be specific - they don’t own their time. The very time we are graced by God with each day to use. They constantly move around with no deliberation, intentionality, or ability to control their fate. As a

Get out of neutral. Where are you in your life and work?

By |2024-05-30T11:02:23-04:00April 17th, 2024|Self Help|

I love Seth Godin’s quote from The Dip: “If you’re trying to succeed in a job, a relationship, or at a task, you’re either moving forward, falling behind, or standing still. There are only three choices.” This may be hard for you to read, but too many of you are standing still or falling behind.  Let’s talk about

“Elite” huh? Separating noise from truth”

By |2024-05-30T11:03:17-04:00April 9th, 2024|Self Help|

A new fad that really concerns me is that people, organizations, and teams are self-proclaiming their “elite” status. This proclamation comes in many forms, and most of us are immune to it—so immune, in fact, that we don’t see it for the bullshit it is. And yes, let me be very clear - it is

Essential vs Nonessential

By |2024-05-30T11:06:48-04:00September 14th, 2023|Informing, Self Help|

Kill the nonessential and start being happier at work “Our highest priority is to protect our ability to prioritize.” Greg McKeown in Essentials Let those words sink in for a moment.  Then, look in the mirror and ask yourself if you are doing that in your work and professional life. If you are honest with

The new rules of Getting Sh*t Done

By |2024-05-30T11:06:26-04:00September 12th, 2023|Self Help|

Simple, Relevant, Effective. Getting sh*t done is necessary to win in business and maintain your sanity while doing so. I’m a long-time fan of David Allen and his Getting Things Done book, but I’ve found some holes in his approach when working with clients over the past several years.   First and foremost, it’s not SIMPLE

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