Leadership and All It Means

Leadership is always an interesting topic. How to do it is an entirely different story. To succeed, your company must have everyone involved working their very best and this means more than applying their technical expertise. It even involves more than "people skills." It requires a special kind of savvy,… Read More!

Lessons in Leadership from Walt Disney

Walt Disney defined leadership as "the ability to establish and manage a creative climate in which individuals and teams are self-motivated to the successful achievement of long-term goals in an environment of mutual trust and respect." In all my years of consulting, I have yet to discover a clearer and… Read More!


A little while ago, I became a Certified Dream Coach. It's o.k. to dream. It's even a good thing. Sometimes dreams can be big, and sometimes small. The important thing is to turn those dreams into reality. Everyone has the potential to fulfill them. But you must be willing to… Read More!

Decision Making

There are no completely right or wrong decisions, however, not to decide is to decide. By forestalling a decision, circumstances often foreclose your option. Making decisions is half the battle. The mere fact that you can use your mind in logical reasoning gives you a tremendous jump on most people.… Read More!

Setting Unrealistic Goals

It's the ability to set unrealistic goals with realistic timetables that creates the possibility of success. While that sounds completely opposite from some of the things I've been preaching, I can assure you it isn't. For many who have succeeded in a variety of endeavors, the path to the unknown… Read More!

Values and Attitude

Tradition holds that humility is a quality to be nurtured. We respect it along with honesty and integrity because of that tradition. You might also call these things value. Another value choice is that of compromise. However, the most important credo is that you be true to yourself. Sometimes when… Read More!

Discipline and Persistence

A key component in success is discipline, which is the learned ability to do the same thing over and over and over again. It requires discipline to perform tasks you don't like. Discipline is that ability to form a pattern, to establish a methodology of making yourself more responsible for… Read More!