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Leader or Manager: Are You Taking A Leadership Role In Your Life?

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Leadership: What Does It Mean?

One of my favorite leadership quotes is from John Quincy Adams…

“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.”   

When you read this, was your first reaction, “sure that’s obvious”?  Mine was. But, almost immediately I started . . . → Read More: Leader or Manager: Are You Taking A Leadership Role In Your Life?

Multi-tasking: Productivity Booster or Stress Inducer?

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How many times have you heard someone boast, “I pride myself on being a great multitasker? Truth is, in most instances, multitasking leads to distraction. Distraction leads to taking longer to get things accomplished. And, taking longer to get things accomplished leads to increased stress – – “I have so much to do and . . . → Read More: Multi-tasking: Productivity Booster or Stress Inducer?

What Are You Waiting For?

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“Do not wait; the time will never be “just right.” Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.” ~ Napoleon Hill

It’s easy to wait until “some day when the conditions are just right”. Unfortunately, waiting for . . . → Read More: What Are You Waiting For?

Are The Spokes of Your Goals Aligned?

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The weather has been beautiful the past few days where I live in metro Detroit. So, I’ve been taking advantage of it by using my cruiser bike to get around as much as possible, including commuting for work. I heard noises coming from the bike that I ignored. I felt myself working harder than . . . → Read More: Are The Spokes of Your Goals Aligned?

Overcoming Overwhelm and Fear

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Last week I found myself having to move forward … overcoming fear and meeting a feeling of overwhelm face-to-face. I had the oddly both unpleasant and enjoyable task of holding an estate sale at the home my parents built 46 years ago — the home that I grew up in for most of my . . . → Read More: Overcoming Overwhelm and Fear