fallinlove

Fall In Love With Your Future 5.0: Think “Feedback,” Not “Failure”

Think “Feedback,” Not “Failure” Fall In Love With Your Future 5.0   The only people who never fail are those in cemeteries.  It’s not what happens in life that brings failure or success.  It’s how we perceive our circumstances and what we do about them. Noted motivational speaker, Anthony Robbins, says  “Winners, leaders, and masters

Read More
convo2

Career With A Purpose 13.0: Handling Pivotal Conversations, Part II

Handling Pivotal Conversations, Part II Career With A Purpose 13.0   In the last article, we discussed how casual discussions can sometimes turn into pivotal conversations, and we sought wisdom on navigating such discussions so that the resulting impact would be positive. Looking for answers to this very question, management consultants Joseph Grenny and Kerry

Read More

Career With A Purpose 12.0: Handling Pivotal Conversations, Part I

Handling Pivotal Conversations, Part I Career With A Purpose 12.0   A number of years ago, I was serving on the leadership team of a Trustee Board. One of the most surprising moments of my term was a crucial conversation our team had with the company’s CEO about the future direction of the organization. What

Read More

Career With A Purpose 11.0: Four Management Tips for Retaining Top Talent

Four Management Tips for Retaining Top Talent Career With A Purpose 11.0   In today’s economy, with high unemployment and a shortage of full time jobs, one would think that employers would have no trouble recruiting and retaining talented men and women. However, recent studies show that today’s work force is looking for more than

Read More