Category: Inspiration

0

Why Positive Thinking is Not Enough

Why Positive Thinking is Not Enough

There is a difference between positive thinking that moves you forward and positive thinking that is nothing more than wishful thinking. Monica Diaz wrote a timeless article a while back titled “Positive Thinking Might be Your Demise” in which she articulates this distinction. I believe in the power of thinking positively and by nature, I am an optimist. [...]

0

Using Humor to Drive Success

Using Humor to Drive Success

How frequently do you think your employees laugh at work? In contrast, how often do you estimate that they feel bored or uninspired? Skilled leaders, those we call the “Stand-Up Strategists”, understand the utility of humor to address four important organizational outcomes, or the 4Cs: Community, Composure, Change, and Creativity. And to address these four [...]

1

Give Yourself a Gift for the Holidays

Give Yourself a Gift for the Holidays

It’s that time of year when we celebrate and show appreciation for the people in our lives.  It’s also a time for giving. You may love appreciating people and giving gifts.  For me personally, this is my favorite time of year for that reason. Yet while our focus is typically on others, I’d like you [...]

7

How to Invest Today in Your Future

How to Invest Today in Your Future

If you do this already, then I applaud you. Yet the reality is, most of us don't. It's way too easy to get caught up in the grind of life. On a typical day, we may spend our time, we may use our time, but we don't usually relate to our time as an investment [...]

← Older Posts