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EVERYONE IS MOVING Oct 20, 2022

To have a successful team and a growing organization, your team has to be moving.  In fact, you need every employee moving in one of three directions - moving forward, moving up, or moving on.

As we all consider the impact of post-pandemic mindsets, movement is necessary.  We no longer...

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TAKE IT TO THE NEXT LEVEL Oct 06, 2022

As leaders, we are often success-driven and goal-focused. How we measure that success varies, but there is almost always a number involved.  That number may come from assessment data, family outcomes, financial records, retention stats, or maybe even a performance indicator or two. No matter...

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LESSONS LEARNED FROM CHUCK E. CHEESE Sep 20, 2022

So often new leaders are intently focused on doing well and they don’t always acknowledge the many lessons they have learned.  I know this all too well…A VERY, VERY LONG TIME AGO, I worked at Chuck E. Cheese's, and even though I didn't realize it at the time...this experience...

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HOW TO GET DIFFERENT RESULTS Aug 31, 2022

It is said that insanity is repeatedly doing the same thing but expecting different results.  I don’t know if that’s a clinical definition, but I do know that not getting the results needed can make me batty.  So, what is a leader to do?

 

DO SOMETHING DIFFERENT!

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BACK-TO-SCHOOL/BACK-TO-CONFLICT Aug 25, 2022

Conflict - to be different, opposed, or contradictoryto fail to be in agreement or accord (https://www.merriam-webster.com/)

To me, there are five seasons - Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall, and Back-to-School.  Depending on where you are and your family values, back-to-school can be a...

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SELF-AWARENESS IS KEY May 17, 2022

Are you who THEY think you are?  Are you who YOU think you are?

On the surface, these seem like relatively simple questions, but with some analysis and reflection, these simple questions can become more and more complex.  At the core of the questions is the issue of self-awareness.

Do...

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