“That’s the way we always do it!” It’s a common phrase that many say. But if you can’t challenge that type of thinking, your organization will disappear into obscurity. Here’s how to change legacy thinking…
Today is Veterans Day. It is that one “official” day (unlike Memorial Day) that has been specifically earmarked for all of us to pay tribute to all American veterans – living or dead – who have served their country honorably during war or peacetime.
Veterans Day originated as “Armistice Day” on November 11, 1919, the first anniversary of the end of World War I. Congress passed a resolution in 1926 for an annual observance, and November 11th became a national holiday beginning in 1938. Continue reading
The biggest threat to businesses is complacency – that is, we learn to accept and live with the status quo. We allow our status quo to dictate whether or not we’ll succeed. Chris shares how successful entrepreneurs and business owners combat this silent business killer.
If you were writing a memo to the boss about why you were managing them, what reasons would you give as to why they should want to be managed?
In my new book – “The Go-To Person’s Guide to Success…Start with Managing Your Boss”, I offer 10 reasons you would use as to why a boss should want to be managed. Here are the first 5. And if you are currently the “boss” (aka the leader), read them very closely: Continue reading
You can’t be a productive leader if all you are doing is solving other people’s problems. Learning how to take the “we” out of “we have a problem” and to set new rules for your team will make everyone more productive and efficient at problem-solving. Learn how…
Do you like everything “perfect”? Perfectionism isn’t perfect. And it’s one of the biggest business killers. How do you allow yourself to do your best job without getting caught in this dangerous loop? Chris explains…
With help from Jimmy Buffet, Chris explains why living in the past serves no useful purpose. Rather, he shares the importance of maintaining a healthy sense of focus in order to get things done effectively and efficiently.
Learn from Chris how to muster the courage and confidence from within you to achieve your goals. Chris uses a fishing trip to Costa Rica with his grandson to make his points. So, the question to you is, “What are you doing to find and use the courage within you (that’s right, it’s already there), to tackle one of your challenges?” All of us can always use a boost in our self-esteem and self-confidence. It doesn’t happen automatically. It only happens when you put yourself out there. We all have goals that are out there, waiting for you to have the courage to take the right actions to get started. It’s time to stop holding yourself back. It’s time for you to start your excellent adventure. Isn’t it?
SOS: Chris discusses “shiny object syndrome” – one of the biggest distractions you may face. Here’s how to stop the glare of SOS.
Do you think you need better “time management” skills? Or do you need better “YOU management” skills? Without clarity of goals, there’s no way you can ever manage your time. Learn what you need to do to better manage “you” in this video.