The French refer to a blind spot as angle mort which literally means dead angle. Very apt indeed. There are at least 4 different types of blind spots. Are you watching out for and compensating for each type? Read on to be sure you are avoiding these visual and cognitive errors. Be on the lookout […]Read More
Want to Know the Secret to Live to 95?
What’s it take to be 95-years young? And more importantly, 95-years strong? Read on to learn the delightful secrets of Geradline Corr. Geraldine was born on March 12, 1926 in Chicago. She is 95 years old. Two years ago she moved into a Northside Indy retirement community. The move enabled her to be closer […]Read More
Three Secrets to Giving Meaningful Gifts
It’s that time of year again: December. Are you considering everyone you want to buy for and wondering how you can possibly find the perfect gift for each person on your list? I am always thrilled when I find the perfect gift for a friend or loved-one. There is a certain rush that occurs when […]Read More
Needed: More coaches and fewer bosses
If you think back over your career, who was your best boss? My guess is that regardless of your age, race, or profession, your best boss was actually a great coach. To be honest, the term boss seems pretty dated. In most settings, it has been replaced by words like manager, supervisor, or leader. When […]Read More
You’re Invited: Interested in Publishing a Book?
The other day my publisher, Nicole Gebhardt, called me with a request to share my book publishing story in her Virtual Book Tour on March 21. She is featuring me and 4 other Indianapolis Business Women authors throughout the course of the week. Of course, I said YES! At almost every event I attend, someone […]Read More
Never Underestimate Your Strengths
There’s a saying in my house . . . never, ever, underestimate your competition. With that said, and with those words firmly ingrained in my mind, I can more readily espouse the idea above. In my mind, it is important to both respect my competition and have faith in the power of my strengths. In short, […]Read More
Authentic and simple: a TED talk about finding life with purpose
I am a fan of TED talks. The more I watch, the more I realize there are some that grip me more than others. This talk, by Matthew O’Reilly, a Long Island, New York emergency medical technician (EMT), is captivating because of its authenticity and its simplicity. This talk shares what one person knows about […]Read More
The benefits of a curious mind . . .
Is curiosity a gift or a curse? When parents are riddled by questions from their insistently inquisitive children, the answer may seem like the later. But research shows that inquisitive people have an edge on the rest of us, who may be less inquiring. Here are 5 benefits you (or your inquisitive child) may naturally […]Read More
Is your GREATNESS showing?
Have you displayed your greatness lately? Maximize your potential by tapping into your talents. Every day. To learn more about making the most of yourself, your team, or your business go to www.freshconcepstonline.com to learn about coaching packages.Read More
Are you getting better every day?
In my book, Unstuck at Last: Using Your Strengths to Get What You Want, I discuss the concept of amelioration. The idea behind amelioration is continuous, ongoing, and repetitive-to-the-point-of-monotony improvement. Huge and historic improvements are great. But let’s face it, they are hard to achieve. I gain so much from coaching individuals who have Developer strengths because […]Read More