Our brains and our own thoughts about ourselves and what’s going on around us are powerful tools for both good and bad. Even if you don’t realize it, you may make thinking errors that cause you to be really unhappy. Such cognitive distortions don’t reflect reality. They stem from insecurity and a skewed perspective.
Every morning, the sun rises in the east and illuminates a new day. The world begins anew…and so do you! Given that gentle reminder, what have you been doing with your mornings (your first opportunity every day to make a difference)?
The world’s best managers learn how to identify and bring out the unique strengths of each team member and then focus the collective strengths of their team towards business goals. Entrepreneurs often tell me that a strengths-based approach seems soft. It’s not. It takes an investment in time and energy to help team members see, […]
Kevin Quinlan is a friend of my business partner, Dave Braun, and knows how to lose weight. He’s gone from 250 pounds to 159 pounds the healthy way. We can all learn from his methods which apply to not only weight loss, but to accomplishing anything in life ~ Larry. Throughout my life, I had […]
How do you get family, team members, and key stakeholders to buy-in to your dream of growth and expansion? Business, personal and organizational growth is TOUGH in any environment; and it takes focus, commitment, and a can-do spirit to do so effectively. 5 Leadership Keys Here are five key leadership keys to use when planning for […]
Everyone talks the talk. Most folks walk the walk. No one likes to admit they lack it. Without it, motivation is dangerous, relationships turn toxic, and power becomes disastrous. What is it? Integrity. What would you do if a friend shared a false or hurtful rumor about you, but refused to disclose its source, and […]
Great Leadership may be the most important thing to running a successful business. The good news is that most of us can learn how to be a great leader. In this video from MSNBC’s Your Business, JJ Ramberg discusses three tips on how to lead more effectively with Les McKeown, author of Do Lead. Les […]