Monthly Archives: July 2018

Should The Leader Apologize More Often?

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Years ago, when I started back in the business, after 7 years of living and working in Europe, my father gave me some prophetic advice, “you will need to be prepared to apologize….often.” I wasn’t quite sure what he meant… Was he giving me personal feedback? Or general sound advice? His words stuck with me, …

See who’s attending the Destination Company® workshops

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Common sense says that if you haven’t registered yet, you don’t plan on attending Become A Destination Company®? That’s too bad, I am not sure if we will do this workshop again. In the meantime, take a look at who decided to make this a priority in 2018: New Leaf Landscape Construction, SC Castle Point …

Your Leadership Team is Your Achilles Heel

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Next week I am taking my family to Greece for two weeks of well-earned R&R. We will be learning about Greek mythology too. A famous Greek myth that has entered common language is that of Achilles. When he was a baby, it was foretold that he would die young. To prevent his death, his mother …

Tuesday Webinar: Giving Back is Good (Great!) For Business

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“Giving back” is one of my favorite growth topics to speak on, to consult on, and to do myself with my family. Why? Because it brings a big smile to one’s face (the receiver and the giver). And, It can be great as a business building strategy, too. That is why I am doing this …

The Warrior Mindset

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This weekend I took my dog mountain biking (No, she doesn’t have her own bike lol.) We both enjoyed chasing wildlife, running (and pedaling) in circles, and catching the wind in our face. It’s part of my own personal program for clearing the mind, staying connected, and staying in shape. How do you stay on …

Imagine what your people could achieve with LeBron James on their team.

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Weather you think LeBron James is a great anchor player or one-man freak of nature, you can’t argue that great teams are built around superb leaders. I experienced this many years ago when I reached deep into my pocket to pay for and hire a superstar senior technician to become an assistant manager. (He was …

Here Is The Agenda – Are you coming?

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Become A Destination Company® Workshop Baltimore Aug 21-22, Nashville Aug 28-29. Sign up here. AGENDA Day 1 9:00am—4:30pm Morning sessions Set up your Road Map to become a Destination Company®. Monetize Your Vision – Make it clear, compelling and urge your people to action. Culture Is Your Profit Center: How to build an accountable culture …