Author Archives: Enrique Fiallo

About Enrique Fiallo

I'm an author! I love to write. I write about my experiences and thoughts on leadership, development, integrity, accountability and humility to help others succeed.

5 Things I Never Saw My Dad Do

My Dad passed away last year. Together, we had the unenviable task of burying my Mother the year before. Dad never got over her passing. He really thought that he and Mom would live forever or at the least, one … Continue reading

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9 Leadership Lessons from The Intern

I’m fascinated how leadership lessons are everywhere. In fact, sometimes we find them where we least expect them. I wonder if authors, script writers, directors, or actors are purposeful in their intent to teach a leadership lesson. Or, is the … Continue reading

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The Way – A Fable About Right and Wrong

Chapter 1 – Part 1 Paul sat on the folding metal chair as the noise swelled around him and washed over him in waves. It was almost too much to bear. Dozens of different conversations, a hundred voices, all wanting … Continue reading

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Follow These 5 Not-So-Obvious Steps to Change

I have always wondered why it is so hard for me to change. When I say change, I am talking about changing stuff about me. For example, exchanging bad habits for good ones (or better ones), changing aspects of myself … Continue reading

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5 Superior Customer Service Qualities – How I Continued to Feed My Caffeine Habit

Ever have a great customer service experience? They are few and far between, no? In fact, Great Customer Service has become a bit of an oxymoron these days. Well, today I had a great customer service experience. Needless to say, … Continue reading

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The Neglect, The Diagnosis, and The Rebirth

I sat in disbelief, the answer to the question still ringing in my ears. “Not great, man.” I had asked the colorectal surgeon for a prognosis. In May of 2015, I had been diagnosed with colon cancer which had metastasized … Continue reading

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4 Reasons Why Broken and Restored is Better Than New

  Western society discards used and broken items like so much flotsam and jetsam. Once something loses its shiny and new appearance, we don’t want it anymore. Trash piles and landfills are replete with mounds of unwanted, broken and discarded … Continue reading

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3 Ways to Avoid a Frenetic Frenzy

I define a Frenetic Frenzy as that state of mind you get yourself into, when things are not going exactly the way you want. You are distraught, you despair, your mind goes around and around, and, before you now it, … Continue reading

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The Parable of the Sweet Potatoes

September 26th, 2015 was a very long and emotional day. My Dad now rests with Mom. Together once again Dad, just like you wanted. I told a story at the cemetery on that Saturday, that I call “The Parable of … Continue reading

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14 Leadership Lessons from Fred

Fred DeLuca, co-founder of Subway, passed away this week. Fred was a remarkable man, by any definition of the word remarkable. He was brilliant, witty, quick, passionate, compassionate, kind, considerate, and many other adjectives way too numerous to mention here. … Continue reading

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