Desperately Seeking Cheerleaders

Desperately Seeking Cheerleaders

Critics are really easy to find. We don’t have to search for them. They’re the ones who are quick to take the steam out of your dreams – sometimes simply because they’ve fallen short of theirs. We must seek out cheerleaders. I’m not talking about the accountability...
The Power of Expecting Great Things

The Power of Expecting Great Things

How is that New Year’s resolution going? If you made the “R” word and your answer is already, “What New Year’s Resolution?” don’t feel bad. Nearly 75 percent of Americans have already abandoned that start of the year goal. So the odds are against us. But we do...

An Ounce of Gratitude = A Pound of Cure

The other day I discussed a characteristic of many a high performer that often goes unnoticed or just isn’t talked about – curiosity. But yet another “unsung hero” is responsible for the happiness that scientists say is linked to living a good 7.5 years longer than...

A Dash of Optimism, a Heavy Dose of Reality

I’m an unabashed optimist. I think a lot of entrepreneurs are – you almost have to be – given in business there can be so much hardship, so many unexpected elements and challenges. Just the other day, I was coaching a client who, too, is a great visionary. For both of...