Monthly Archives: January 2015

Bouncing Back After Tough Times

(Please share this on the social media tabs below) Change and tough times are inevitable for all of us. In a recent column in the New York Times, David Brooks asked readers to reflect on their lives. Interestingly, many spoke … Continue reading

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Your Mission in Life is…

(Please share this on the social media tabs below) No matter where you are on the journey of life, retired, retooling, or reflecting, do you have a clear sense of your mission? Or are you a little unfocused and at times … Continue reading

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Living with a Narcissist

(Please share this article on the social media tabs below) Whether we admit it or not we all feel the hurtful impact of “me-first” people somewhere in our lives. Maybe one of your parents or your partner or your boss was a narcissist. … Continue reading

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Are You An Individualist or Conformist?

(Please share this article on the social media tabs below) The USA is one of the most individualistic societies in the world. It’s part of the DNA of the culture to believe that we make our own choices and determine … Continue reading

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Influence Like An Executive

(Please share this article on the social media tabs below) You know senior leaders who are powerful influencers. You would love to emulate them. How can you develop their sharply honed skills? Consider this. Look at what you are actually … Continue reading

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So You Want To Be An Executive? – Personal Reasons and Common Myths

(Please share this article on the social media tabs below) You have been told that you have many of the hallmarks of an executive. Does that mean that you are on track to become an executive? Or is the deck stacked … Continue reading

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Ways To Guarantee Change

(Please share this article on the social media tabs below) “My life has been filled with terrible misfortune, most of which never happened.” – French philosopher Michel de Montaigne You have tried so hard to change. Eventually your new year resolutions go to hell … Continue reading

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The Promotion You Don’t Want – Running Your Own Race

(Please share this article on the social media tabs below) What’s next for your career in the next year? Maybe advancement up the leadership ladder is in the cards for you. Maybe it is not. An important question for you to … Continue reading

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