Personal Mastery

Courage Empowers a Regret-Free Journey
August 13, 2019 Transformational Coaching
“All of our regrets come from a lack of courage.” —Bronnie Ware Have you heard of Bronnie Ware? After spending several years as a palliative caregiver to terminally ill patients and learning first-hand about the pain and anguish of those who faced their final days with regrets, she wrote ...
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Bring Your Human to Work (Part 2)
July 30, 2019 Process Improvement
Last week, we learned the first five approaches to making the workplace more human shared in the book Bring your Human to Work: 10 Surefire Ways to Design a Workplace That’s Good for People, Great for Business, and Just Might Change the World by Erica Keswin. Did you put ...
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Bring Your Human to Work (Part 1)
July 23, 2019 Process Improvement
Erica Keswin’s book, Bring your Human to Work: 10 Surefire Ways to Design a Workplace That’s Good for People, Great for Business, and Just Might Change the World, has some great advice for those of us involved in creating Great Places to Work. She writes that “Honoring relationships is ...
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Let’s Count Our Blessings Instead of Sheep
June 25, 2019 Transformational Coaching
Here’s an astounding fact, according to the U.S. Department of Labor’s annual American Time Use Survey (ATUS) some 100M Americans are still looking for a consistent, good night’s sleep.
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More Silence. Less Noise.
June 18, 2019 Transformation Tuesday, Transformational Coaching
The Italians have a concept for piddling around known as “La Dolce Far Niente,” which means the sweetness of doing nothing. The Finnish Tourist Board developed a campaign to promote Finland as a destination – to entice tourist to visit and experience the natural beauty and silence of their ...
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For Personal Growth, Better Relationships, and Professional Success
April 9, 2019 Transformational Coaching
The Holistic Enneagram An Online Class with our friend and uber respected colleague, Peter O’Hanrahan Peter is a core faculty member of The Narrative Enneagram. He has worked with the Enneagram for 35 years, and teaches in the US, Europe, China, South Africa and Australia. The program will include: Four ...
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Leadership Lessons Learned On-the-Job
March 19, 2019 Transformational Coaching
In 2017 and 2018 I was President of my church’s Council, the governing body of the organization. Within days of being installed as President, our minister announced that she was leaving, and instantly I was catapulted into a leadership role I was not expecting. Heading the Council was one ...
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Decisions, Decisions.
February 26, 2019 Transformational Coaching
Chances are, you’ve already made 50+ decisions from the time you’ve started your day to this moment — when you are reading your weekly email/post from us. There is no shortage of things to make decisions about. We make hundreds, sometimes thousands, of choices in our everyday lives. Some ...
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Let’s Agree to Fail Faster
February 12, 2019 Sales and Sales Management
“Success and failure are both greatly overrated, but failure gives you a whole lot more to talk about.” —Hildegard Knef Most people agree there’s no simple, one-dimensional way to define “success” in business or life. Achieving success is even more mysterious to some than others. Is it a unique ...
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Just One Left is All it Takes
August 20, 2012 Blog
If two wrongs don’t make a right, but four rights put you back where you started … Then take a left to avoid ending up where you have already been. Greg Spears, from Ken Spears Construction in Illinois, was out running on Saturday and posted this insightful message on ...
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