Make a Damn Decision

If you can’t make decisions, you’re not a leader.  You restrict your ability to adapt and thus lose flexibility and diversity.  Over time lack of decision-making will cause you to atrophy and be cut off from the systems you integrate with.  This further restricts your ability to evolve with the world around you.  Meaninglessness creeps… Read More

Are You Professional?

What is professional? According to a dictionary, to be professional is to be engaged in an activity as one’s main paid occupation rather than a pastime. What is unprofessional? Looking at the same computer dictionary, to be unprofessional is to be below the standards expected in a particular profession. What the…?  Being unprofessional is about… Read More

Learning to Manage Ourselves

My son had one of those evenings parents just want to let die and fade into the forgetton past.  He was tired, unfocused and generally difficult at the end of the day.  We tried being stern as well as soft-spoken and understanding.  Nothing seemed to work.  He was upset, five years old and determined to… Read More

Two Consequences of Our Decisions

A friend of mine at work brought out something he had posted on his wall years ago to post once again.  He found the quote in a training package for leadership. There are some ideas that connect with us in multiple situations and times “The two most severe consequences decisions are success and failure.” -Anonymous If… Read More