Manage with Passion, not Fear

Online searches reveal plenty of articles about dealing with difficult, mean or moody bosses. Have you ever wondered whether those in your charge have sought such advice? If there's a… Read More

Passion Fires Up Perseverance

An early season baseball game. A passionate objection, then an ejection. And ultimately, a win. An April 16 baseball game between the Seattle Mariners and Texas Rangers showed how passion… Read More

Just Do It: Business Mantras

There's more to the famous Nike tagline, "Just do it," than encouraging people to pay for cool shoes. The phrase subtly hints at performing, persevering and following one's vision, the… Read More

A Baker’s Dozen Tips

A Baker's Dozen Tips The baker's dozen, or adding a thirteenth baked good when a customer orders a dozen, might have originated as a way to avoid weight penalty for… Read More

The Three Big Success Factors

You hear a lot in business news about improving company culture and keeping workers engaged to help improve employee retention. All sound advice. But I believe engaging employees offers leaders… Read More

How Do YOU Define Success?

In its most basic definition, success is achieving something you wanted, planned or attempted. But over years of working with self-starters, managers and their teams, we’ve learned that everyone defines… Read More