Doubts

Doubts

It comes upon you amidst great challenges and great successes. There is no vaccine for it. You cannot prevent it from happening. It afflicts you along with the most successful people in the world.  What is it? Doubt. Doubt is questioning whether something is true. I’m...
With Me or Without Me?

With Me or Without Me?

Think of a time when you were facing a significant challenge, either in your professional or personal life. How did you overcome it? Did you do it on your own or rely on help from others? My guess is you at least started on your own. That’s our nature. Ask most people...
Learning

Learning

Every day is a new beginning. Today, someone is experiencing their first day in: Their first job out of college or trade school in their chosen profession A new job with a new organization A leadership position where they’re overseeing staff for the first time A...
Not My Plan

Not My Plan

I confess, I am what people refer to as a “Type A” personality. That means I:   Like to multitask (I get more done that way … or so I think)  Am competitive  Don’t like idle time  Struggle with patience  Am ambitious  Tend to work too much  Yes, I like to be...
Who will stay connected?

Who will stay connected?

August 14, 2003, our country experienced its most significant power outage. It impacted about forty-five million people on the east coast and another eight million in Canada.   When everyone’s power suddenly disconnects, nearly everything stops. Nothing works right...