A Cool Head Always Prevails

You will never correct what you are unwilling to confront. Talk to a senior citizen about changes they’ve seen in communication the last 75 years, and you’ll hear dismay in their voices. They’ll describe a time when a child would never think of sassing back a parent, and an employee would never think of using the coffee break as a …

Don't Resist Change – Manage It

Complaining that everything is changing too rapidly is like complaining that rocks are hard. It’s true but useless. Almost no one likes change, except perhaps the baby with a dirty diaper. Change is always stressful and challenging. Even good change can be difficult. So it’s no wonder that the two most common responses to change are denial and resistance. Some …

4 Tips For Better Meetings

Meetings always take time. The question is, “Are you doing time, killing time, or using time?” If you’re like most people, you’ve gone to an awful lot of meetings. Unfortunately, a lot of those meetings were a waste of time. You spent hours and hours in meetings but those meetings did little, if anything, to help you, your team, organization, …

Take The Kindness Challenge

You either brighten the world or darken the world. What are you doing today? Whether you know it or not, whether you like it or not, you make a difference. Everything you say and do makes a difference. Your words and deeds are either brightening the world or darkening the world. Sometimes you create brightness. You say some things that …