Category Archives: wisdom

Here Are the Positive Aspects of Discovering You Are Dying


I’m Dying… We begin to die the second we are born… But I’m not talking about that kind of dying. I’m talking about having the Oncologist come in after your labs and quarterly CT scan and saying: “Well, the results … Continue reading

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Want Spectacular Leadership Success? Here Are 9 Areas That Will Get In Your Way


If you are going to Lead, you’d better have a grasp of the issues, a soft hand, and a steel resolve… I recently surveyed a group of senior Leaders. These people are or were successful executives of their respective organizations. Companies … Continue reading

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This is Why Every Christmas is Joyous and Precious


I can’t count my blessings. I can’t count that high… I’m sitting on the front porch of my stepson’s house at The Hammocks in Miami. It’s early on Christmas morning and the neighborhood is quiet. So is the house. No one … Continue reading

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Why All the Hype About the WHY?


https://unsplash.com/@hjohnson02 Explain to me again why I should do business with you? Uh, because I have uh, great products? Uh, I provide a, uh fantastic service? Well don’t ten others that I can think of? Maybe twelve? Simple Leadership Lesson: Your WHY … Continue reading

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This is Why Everybody Has to Define “Tough” Their Way


Tough is personal. It’s yours, and mine, and everyone else’s. All at the same time… Yours is not mine. Mine can’t be yours. Theirs? It’s just not going to fit us. Because it’s so unique and personal. Tough defies definition and … Continue reading

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Why for Many People, Being Mindful Just Plain Sucks


The very least we can do is to show up for life and learn from it In sports speak it’s called suiting up. Climbing out of the stands, taking the field and getting in the game. In general it’s about being … Continue reading

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What Do You Do When Your Tank Is Bone Dry?


Even passionate people can grow weary I’m bone tired. Not so much physically, although I could only squeeze in 4 hours of sleep last night. This after a midnight dinner of a Wendy’s spicy chicken sandwich, fries and a lime aid. Yikes. Yes, I know the formula. 7 … Continue reading

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