5 Ways to Find Purpose

You’re fortunate if purpose interests you. You have opportunity to consider things beyond food and shelter. The burden of prosperity is figuring out what to do with your life. 5 ways to find… Continue reading

2 Dangers for Arrogant Leaders

I grew up in an anti-authoritarian time, the 60’s, and lived in a self-reliant culture of farmers in Central Maine. High self-reliance combined with an anti-authoritarian spirit lends itself to arrogance. #1. Arrogant… Continue reading

2 Ways to Use Adult Peer Pressure for Advantage

When I was a kid mom said, “If all your friends jumped off a bridge, would you?“ Looking back, adults were just as susceptible to peer pressure as we were. Maybe more. Celebrities… Continue reading

4 Ways to Stop Saying Things You Regret

Saying things you regret usually follows these six words, “Let me be honest with you.” Being honest isn’t saying everything in your head. Some thoughts shouldn’t become words. Things you regret: Unfiltered words.… Continue reading

How to Move from Talking to Action in 10 Steps

Parents say, “If I’ve told you once, I’ve told you a thousand times.” Frustrated leaders ask, “How many times have we talked about this?” Talking isn’t working when: Problems persist. You have the… Continue reading

10 Practical Ways to Create Mutually Beneficial Relationships

Winning doesn’t have to be at someone’s expense. Instead of focusing on what you want, focus on how much you can accomplish together. You may be thinking, “If I don’t advocate for myself,… Continue reading