How You Answer 3 Questions Will Determine Your Leadership Success

I began the month July by celebrating the Entrepreneurial Freedom we enjoy in the United States. Throughout the month, I highlighted Socially Conscious Businesses and Entrepreneurs who combine making big profits with making a profound impact in their communities and the world. Those companies didn't get to where they are today by chance. Great leaders, ones [...]

By | 2017-02-06T20:21:57+00:00 September 23rd, 2014|Business, Coaches|0 Comments

6 Tools for Creating High Performance Teams

The world is replete with organizations with great strategies. But how many of those great strategies are actually executed? Less than 15%. That's the number that John Spence shared with me when we spoke recently. John is the author Awesomely Simple, and an executive trainer and coach who has worked as a trusted advisor with numerous Fortune 500 [...]

By | 2017-02-06T20:31:59+00:00 September 10th, 2014|Business, Coaches|0 Comments

7 Habits Of People With Remarkable Mental Toughness

First, the definition: "The ability to work hard and respond resiliently to failure and adversity; the inner quality that enables individuals to work hard and stick to their long-term passions and goals." Now the word: GRIT. The definition of grit almost perfectly describes qualities every successful person possesses, because mental toughness builds the foundations for long-term success. For [...]

By | 2017-02-06T20:34:42+00:00 September 5th, 2014|Coaches|0 Comments

2 Secrets To Steve Jobs’s Success That Can Help You Grow Your Business

When Steve Jobs returned to Apple in 1997 after it acquired NeXT, he brought with him two essential concepts without which Apple would never have achieved its mind-boggling success. While few of us will have a fraction of Jobs's talent, we all can learn these concepts and apply them to our startups. 1. Build capabilities that let you [...]

By | 2017-02-06T20:42:38+00:00 August 6th, 2014|Business, Coaches|0 Comments

Is Your Brain Limiting Your Entrepreneurial Success?

Are your entrepreneurial prospects inhibited by your own thinking? That may be the case if you don’t regularly give your brain exercise. According to scientific research, some of the benefits of brain games and teasers include the following: boosting brain activity, providing emotional satisfaction and a sense of accomplishment, enhancing memory and processing speed, helping [...]

By | 2017-02-06T21:00:34+00:00 July 19th, 2014|Business, Coaches|0 Comments