The Best of Days—The Worst of Days — 3 Leadership Ques from Luther

I woke up this morning reminded of the opening line of “A Tale of Two Cities” by Charles Dickens. “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…it was the season of light, it was the season[…]

Safe Space — 2 Leadership Qualities for Creating the “Safe Space”

We’ve been hearing a lot about safe places, zones, spaces. Our universities seem to be consumed with making sure students feel safe with their feelings and opinions. The debate continues to rage concerning what true safe space should be. The[…]

The Terrain Determines your Focus

When I run in enjoy running on different terrains.  In my neighborhood there are streets, sidewalks, running track, bike trails, gravel paths, and trails in the woods.  Each terrain causes me to run differently. The terrain determines my focus.  If[…]

2016 Has Begun!!! Time to Change for Good!!!

I love the feeling of a fresh start. That’s what today is-A fresh start This is a time to shift into gear and get started on the things we want to accomplish in this next year. You have set goals,[…]

E2 = AYG Simple formula to Accomplish Anything Anytime Anywhere

This is a simple little equation I use to accomplish anything, anytime, anywhere. A leader’s ability to accomplish goals is priority.  This next year can be the best year ever for accomplishing your goals, keeping your resolutions, and changing for[…]

Quit trying to figure out ways of saying NO!!!

I have been noticing a trend in leadership lately. The trend is encouraging leaders to say “No” without guilt. I get it…we are all busy and great leaders have a tendency to over commit. If we don’t stay balanced, we[…]

3 Lessons to make 2016 The best Year Ever!!!

           Brand New Free Webinar I have just finished a massive project that took several years to accomplish. The preparation was intense and I learned some very good but hard lessons. I want to share with[…]

4 Leadership Lessons Learned Riding in a Hot Air Balloon

Several years ago my wife and I got to ride in a hot air balloon. This was a great experience. It reminded me of some leadership principles that I learned over the years. The Hotter it gets the Higher you[…]

15 days to 2015

Are you ready.  In the midst of parties, family, shopping, and ending 2014 strong, are you ready for 2015. Have you thought about it? Has the thought crossed your mind, “How do I want my 2015 to look?” You have[…]

Don’t phone it in-Show Up

I was watching one of the singing competition shows the other night and one of the coaches on the show told the contestant to always show up and give 200% and never just phone it in. I thought about that[…]