Quotes

Get your ship out of the harbor. Now.

Get your ship out of the harbor. Now.

This subject comes up often in a variety of contexts. We’ve talked about “paralysis by analysis“, for example, which is…
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What is the single biggest problem with communication?

What is the single biggest problem with communication?

It would be tough to find a counselor or psychologist who would disagree that communication is the biggest hurdle we…
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What’s keeping you from getting in the game?

What’s keeping you from getting in the game?

Lately, it seems there are more stories and articles about imposter syndrome. Simply put, it refers to feelings of self-doubt and a persistent sense…
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Adversity Should be Your Favorite Enemy

Adversity Should be Your Favorite Enemy

You’ve heard sayings that rhyme with this sentiment … probably ad nauseum throughout your life. Yet, there is no greater…
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Be Careful Not to Step on this Slippery Slope ….

Be Careful Not to Step on this Slippery Slope ….

Whenever you’re laying out your plans… whether for a project you love or one that you wish wasn’t yours ……
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Laziness has its virtues …

Laziness has its virtues …

Enjoy a wonderful and restful Labor Day holiday with family and friends.
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Who likes to practice? WINNERS!

Who likes to practice? WINNERS!

If you’re like most, you love playing the game far more than you like preparing for the game … better known in the sports…
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Are you sure you’re not a quitter?

Are you sure you’re not a quitter?

We all know we’re supposed to get up one time more than we fall. Never quit. Never … never ……
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Your Mindset Is Critical to Your Success

Your Mindset Is Critical to Your Success

Today’s quote perfectly addresses the issue of learned behavior and the mindsets we adopt. I hope it resonates with you…
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Are You Struggling to Make the Tough Decisions?

Are You Struggling to Make the Tough Decisions?

In my decades of leadership coaching, in both one-one and group settings, I’ve been reminded that nothing is more frustrating…
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Leaders. What are you doing to build your team?

Leaders. What are you doing to build your team?

Are you conscious of HOW you’re leading?Are you too focused on why people need to have confidence in you rather…
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There’s No Substitute for Focus!

There’s No Substitute for Focus!

You’re probably clear on the importance of focus, what I consider to be the flip side of distraction. A lot…
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People Pleasers. Pay Attention.

People Pleasers. Pay Attention.

Is this you? Perhaps it’s all of us at one point or another, but it’s not on the path to…
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It’s Not Easy to Count What Matters

It’s Not Easy to Count What Matters

Keep this quote top of mind as you evaluate talent and set benchmarks for your individual and organizational success. Don’t…
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Remembering Our Fallen Heroes ….

Remembering Our Fallen Heroes ….

Not for Fame or Reward Not for Place or for Rank Not Lured by Ambition Not Goaded by Necessity But…
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The Ante is Simple. Action!

The Ante is Simple. Action!

Andy Grove, the former CEO of Intel, wrote the book, Only the Paranoid Survive, a testament to his relentless drive…
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Making Mistakes Because You’re Pressed for Time?

Making Mistakes Because You’re Pressed for Time?

Many years ago … and after coaching senior leaders for many years before that … it became clear … crystal…
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Find Yourself Immobilized by the Pandemic? Riots? Politics?

Find Yourself Immobilized by the Pandemic? Riots? Politics?

When I’m talking to leaders these day, I find an unusual level of inaction. Maybe immobility is a better word…
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Get your ship out of the harbor. Now.

Get your ship out of the harbor. Now.

This subject comes up often in a variety of contexts. We’ve talked about “paralysis by analysis“, for example, which is…
Read More
What is the single biggest problem with communication?

What is the single biggest problem with communication?

It would be tough to find a counselor or psychologist who would disagree that communication is the biggest hurdle we…
Read More
What’s keeping you from getting in the game?

What’s keeping you from getting in the game?

Lately, it seems there are more stories and articles about imposter syndrome. Simply put, it refers to feelings of self-doubt and a persistent sense…
Read More
Adversity Should be Your Favorite Enemy

Adversity Should be Your Favorite Enemy

You’ve heard sayings that rhyme with this sentiment … probably ad nauseum throughout your life. Yet, there is no greater…
Read More
Be Careful Not to Step on this Slippery Slope ….

Be Careful Not to Step on this Slippery Slope ….

Whenever you’re laying out your plans… whether for a project you love or one that you wish wasn’t yours ……
Read More
Laziness has its virtues …

Laziness has its virtues …

Enjoy a wonderful and restful Labor Day holiday with family and friends.
Read More
Who likes to practice? WINNERS!

Who likes to practice? WINNERS!

If you’re like most, you love playing the game far more than you like preparing for the game … better known in the sports…
Read More
Are you sure you’re not a quitter?

Are you sure you’re not a quitter?

We all know we’re supposed to get up one time more than we fall. Never quit. Never … never ……
Read More
Your Mindset Is Critical to Your Success

Your Mindset Is Critical to Your Success

Today’s quote perfectly addresses the issue of learned behavior and the mindsets we adopt. I hope it resonates with you…
Read More
Are You Struggling to Make the Tough Decisions?

Are You Struggling to Make the Tough Decisions?

In my decades of leadership coaching, in both one-one and group settings, I’ve been reminded that nothing is more frustrating…
Read More
Leaders. What are you doing to build your team?

Leaders. What are you doing to build your team?

Are you conscious of HOW you’re leading?Are you too focused on why people need to have confidence in you rather…
Read More
There’s No Substitute for Focus!

There’s No Substitute for Focus!

You’re probably clear on the importance of focus, what I consider to be the flip side of distraction. A lot…
Read More
People Pleasers. Pay Attention.

People Pleasers. Pay Attention.

Is this you? Perhaps it’s all of us at one point or another, but it’s not on the path to…
Read More
It’s Not Easy to Count What Matters

It’s Not Easy to Count What Matters

Keep this quote top of mind as you evaluate talent and set benchmarks for your individual and organizational success. Don’t…
Read More
Remembering Our Fallen Heroes ….

Remembering Our Fallen Heroes ….

Not for Fame or Reward Not for Place or for Rank Not Lured by Ambition Not Goaded by Necessity But…
Read More
The Ante is Simple. Action!

The Ante is Simple. Action!

Andy Grove, the former CEO of Intel, wrote the book, Only the Paranoid Survive, a testament to his relentless drive…
Read More
Making Mistakes Because You’re Pressed for Time?

Making Mistakes Because You’re Pressed for Time?

Many years ago … and after coaching senior leaders for many years before that … it became clear … crystal…
Read More
Find Yourself Immobilized by the Pandemic? Riots? Politics?

Find Yourself Immobilized by the Pandemic? Riots? Politics?

When I’m talking to leaders these day, I find an unusual level of inaction. Maybe immobility is a better word…
Read More
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