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Change, Like Growth, Can Be Painful and Gorgeous

The other week I worked with a team that was in the midst of tremendous change. They were past the hard part and smack-dab in the middle of the messy…

Do What You Love

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Partnerships are a breeding ground for good decision-making.

Being able to value an alternative perspective (especially those in direct opposition to my way of thinking) is a skill that I could spend my entire lifetime cultivating. Frequently, I want to rush…

What ideas did you discuss today?

Finding genuine help is a sign of a true partner and friend.

Everyone needs more partners. Partners are people who genuinely strive to help us overcome the challenges we encounter personally and professionally. They push to make us better, stronger, and smarter. To…

Do You Have Focus? Flex Your Strengths!

Best Graduation Speech of 2015

As May ends and June begins, as we recover from the hoopla and hurray (or more like hurry) of the end of a school year, I think it is appropriate to share my favorite graduation…

More Than 11 Million People Know Their Strengths. Do You?

In fact, as of 11 a.m. this morning exactly 11,042,168 people around the world know their strengths. That is approximately the population of all of the residents in Indiana (6.5…

Thank You!

Willpower and Patience – A Funny Look at Two Virtues

Do you know about the marshmallow experiment?  This funny video gives us a behind the scenes perspective and lets us watch children who need to tap into their inner willpower…