How would you describe the taste of an Orange to someone who’s never had any citrus before? Or a Sunrise to a blind person? Or even the joy is seeing your child born? I have this same struggle to effectively communicate the true value of being in our Peer to Peer Advisory Group. Most leaders […]
The members of our CEO Peer Advisory Group in DFW often share things with me that they do not feel they can tell anyone else. One of my group members joking told me I was like a therapist for business owners, and I’ve heard comments like this over the years from business owners and CEO’s […]
I had the opportunity to meet the founders of Bare Foot Wine at our Renaissance Executive Forums CEO Peer Advisory Groups event, and I really like a quote Michael Houlihan said about addressing issues before they get out of hand: “Concrete is easy to move when its wet, but once it hardens you’ll need a […]
This is a really simple and important question we should be asking our employees. Many Business Owners and CEOs would not ask because they really don’t want to know the answer. I’m preparing to take a team through a session on building trust and decided it was time to re-read Stephen Covey’s book Speed of […]
Someone asked me why I’m always promoting some charity or cause on social media. The reason is because there is SO much need out there, and SO few people giving to others. When we become overly focused on our own issues, it becomes difficult to see the needs of others. I have found that money […]
I get everything I want to get done, everyday. The challenge is there are days when I don’t WANT to get anything done. You can never motivate anyone to do anything, only provide an environment where people want to do their best. A common theme I hear from members of our CEO Peer Advisory Groups […]
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