Archive for the Empowerment Category

Leaders Eat Last – Part 3; Culture Trumps Everything

This month, in The Platform Builders Mastermind group, we are working our way through Simon Sinek’s recently released “Leaders Eat Last – Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don’t.” Sinek, the author of Start With Why, provides a deep look into what creates the most effective teams and more importantly, what keeps them working […]


Help Them Grow, Or Watch Them Go – What People Really Want

Employee engagement has been a subject that has intrigued me for quite some time.  I recently finished reading Help Them Grow or Watch Them Go by Beverly Kaye and Julie Winkle Giulioni.  I must say that I now have much more clarity on what employees want and why they want it. Kaye and Giulioni are […]


Real Magic – Breaking Through The Illusion Of Success

OK, I’ll admit, I have always enjoyed a good magic show but have never been a fan of the word “magic.”  Magician’s create illusions – they make us see something different than really what has taken place through crafting their art. The reason I don’t care for the word magic is because to some, it […]


Do You Want To Be Treated Fair Or Equal?

I recently had a conversation with a client on the difference between fair and equal.  The conversation revolved around the way we raised our kids but it got me thinking about the bigger picture. Do you want to be treated fair or equal?  Are they the same?  Does it depend on the situation?  Maybe they […]


Is Significance Part Of Your Success Plan?

Every day I get several emails claiming that if I buy their program it will lead to success.  I don’t know about you but I am getting pretty tired of all these people trying to make me successful.  In fact, I don’t know if I am really interested in success anyway. You are probably thinking […]


Cherished – One Woman’s Journey To Love And Be Loved

It has been an honor this week to support my friend and colleague, Bethany Connor, during the launch of her new book “Cherished – One Woman’s Journey to Love and Be Loved.” OK guys (the male population out there), before you get scared by the pink flower on the cover and title of the book, […]