Are You Ready to Live A Greater Story?

Are You Ready to Live A Greater Story?

In yesterday’s post, we were reminded that a New Year brings new opportunities. Today, I want to introduce you to a new leader that has helped me grow. It is my friend Sam Collier who is doing amazing work with the next generation. Last week I had the...

The Tree Matters More than the Shadow

Abraham Lincoln understood the importance of a good name. He said it like this … “Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.” When people look at you, what shadow do they see? The answer...

A Leadership Lesson from Humpty Dumpty

A couple days ago I ran across a conversation between Humpty Dumpty and Alice. The dowdy egg was being questioned by the girl from Wonderland about the meaning of a word he had used out of context. “When I use a word, it means exactly what I tell it to mean.” ...

Is the Force with You?

Last night a couple of my kids played the crazy card and caught the midnight premiere of the new Star Wars movie. So much for raising them right. I think I’m the only American who has never seen a Star Wars movie, but with or without me, it appears the force...

The World Needs More YOU!

Last Friday I had the opportunity to speak to a company’s core leadership team on the subject of high performance. To set up the day we looked at several changing market dynamics. I think we would all agree, from technology to competition, the demand to adapt to...