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And we desire that each one of you take the time to receive what is meant to be yours so you can give to others what is to be theirs.
So “Why,” you may ask, “Should I work to receive what is mine so I can give to others?” Well… as we realize that our cultivating our innate talents and abilities (i.e., refining our excellence) is not solely about us, we begin moving towards the answer. To be clear, nobody’s excellence zone is more important than anyone else’s. If you question this, try measuring any executive team’s productivity after two days of a custodian strike when the restroom toilets are backed up. From the most junior to the most senior of positions, we each…read more
And with that she rushed out the door only to realize she had forgotten the baby in favor of the car keys.
Ever feel like you’re one step away from achieving a goal but just can’t seem to figure out what’s missing to execute it? Perhaps you often find yourself reaching for the car keys (the dream) but forgetting the baby (the responsibilities attached to the dream). If this is you, my question today is, “Do you have a personal business plan?” You may, in fact…read more
Can you imagine if Donald Trump decided to become a beautician or a chef? How about your local law enforcement officer as a ballerina or even Tiger Woods as a shoe salesman? Clearly, Mr. Trump and Mr. Woods…read more
Never let it be said that we failed to embrace love, life’s passion, or an opportunity to execute excellence as we were holding in our hands the power to be a charismatic leader of one.
Hmm, O.K. but how do we become so skilled at leading ourselves that others should consider us worthy of being entrusted with their most precious resources…read more
Several years back I decided to step out and begin a management consulting business which became Excellence At Work. From the start I understood that my greatest strengths lay in the areas of public speaking and motivating individuals. Over the years I have had numerous opportunities to speak at various venues and have…read more
Ready (grab your ducks), set (get those ducks lined up), and go (to lunch)… Why is it that we often try so very hard to ensure we have everything just so when moving towards a goal? How often have you been in a conversation only to hear…read more
If you’re anything like most of us, you have probably heard the saying, “Hurting people hurt others.” If that is in fact the case much of the time (and I’ll go out on a limb here to suggest that it is) then isn’t it also possible that loving folks facilitate love in others? O.K., stay with…read more
Yesterday I found myself painting a friend’s walls. Granted I was simply doing touch-up work but the task consumed most of the day. The inside of my friend’s home has different colors; four to be exact. So every so often I had to repeat the process of shaking/stirring a paint container, prying it open…read more
Did you know that we each posses the ability to acutely affect each other in even the shortest amount of time? It’s true; we are capable of doing this through different types of friendships, and even as strangers. A case in point, I attend a very large international church in…read more