Category Archives: Accountability

Why You Should Demand that Leaders Be Developed


Great Leaders are seldom born great Your Simple Leadership Lesson: It’s not difficult to tell when a Leader has rough spots. Unless you have absolutely no experience or background leading or being led yourself. Even then, you can sense when something … Continue reading

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An Important Question That Will Cause You Whiplash


Insightful questions are the ones that bring you to a screeching, whiplashing halt until you figure out the answer… A writing acquaintance asked me a question the other day. “What specific events happened in your life to make you truly appreciate … Continue reading

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Why Drowning in A Thimble Is Even Possible


Your Simple Thought of the Week: Some people can drown in a thimbleful of water That’s what my grandmother used to tell me. Contemplation We all know the types. Drama queens. Everything is blown out of proportion. Super sized. Chicken Little. … Continue reading

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This Is What Happens When We Have Influence


“We never know which lives we influence, or when, or why.” ― Stephen King My past mistakes have been plentiful. Some even catastrophic. I must have gotten a bulk price on mistakes. I’m not exaggerating. There was a time in my life when I pretty much … Continue reading

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Perhaps My Story Will Inspire and Keep Other Leaders From Suffering My Fate


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This Is Why Your Personal Ethos Needs to Be Responsibility Based


“People have forgotten this truth,” the fox said. “But you mustn’t forget it. You become responsible forever for what you’ve tamed. You’re responsible for your rose.” ― Antoine de Saint-Exupéry I believe we live in a world of the irresponsible … Continue reading

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You Need To Know Why I Do What I Do


I write because if I don’t these stories in my head will travel down my throat and choke me to death while I sleep… You need to know me and where I am coming from. Well, you don’t NEED to, but it … Continue reading

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