Riddle me this

What attitude would you need? What? To easily deflect any peer pressure for complying with less desirable habits. Our Son’s High School does mandatory beginning of the year drug testing using a human hair. Throughout the school year, every student faces random testing. The random testing and the possibility of expulsion make it easy for […]

What’s the difference between training and development?

What’s the difference between training and development? Training to meet customer expectations: Trainers Procedures Manuals Objective evaluations Compliance Development to exceed customer expectations: Leaders No procedures No manuals Subjective evaluation Commitment We lump these two entirely different tools together as “Training and Development”. Why is that dangerous? Lost opportunity? Easy opportunity? Lost opportunity. Which team […]

Should this move the needle on our personal satisfaction?

  Does the proliferation of free quotes, insights, inspiration, real-life triumph stories – do any of these things move our needle for personal growth? And is our growth enough to leave us feeling much more satisfied with our life? i find this an exceptionally interesting question. Why? Because i don’t think it’s enough to transform a […]

An Old Ironic Habit

“It is an old ironic habit of human beings to run faster when we have lost our way”. — Rollo May I’m tempted to question myself. Why? Because many I talk with, think I’m crazy to believe that people will want to change if the right recipe comes along. There is a secret recipe. Everyone […]

Mid Life Fanatic

Mid Life Fanatic. Why yes, yes I am. Why wouldn’t anyone want to be a mid life fanatic? Actually, why wouldn’t anyone want to be fanatical about life? Period. Fanatical. Defined as excessive enthusiasm. Enthusiasm is just another word for attitude. Attitude is up to you. No one else. Period. We get one chance to […]