So you want to be successful? Then you’d better QUIT!

So you want your career trajectory to progress at an incline? Do you want to lead those great assignments that will sustain your expected level of success? Great…I suggest you quit… Quit trying to solve the problem or seize opportunities alone. You are sharp; always on top of your game and so very effective.  Guess what…you…

What 5 things did you learn today?

Do you rely on your news feed to expand your perspective and provide you with knowledge and wisdom? If so, I suggest you proceed cautiously. First, unless you carefully subscribe to friends, pundits, bloggers and tweeters that will only provide you with opinions and perspectives you already understand and agree with, your news feed may…

Making Confidence your killer app

Plutarch said, “To make no mistakes is not in the power of man; but from their errors and mistakes, the wise and the good learn wisdom for the future.” A profound statement: great for those motivational office posters or calendar quotes. But how does it help you bounce back from that totally FUBAR’ed[i] project or…

Be Courageous always, in all ways.

“Courage is the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can’t practice any other virtue consistently.” ― Maya Angelou   My faith in humanity is strengthened every time I witness someone being courageous. An act of courage can unleash a force that can change a mind, change a perspective, change direction, and…

What Great Leaders Know and Do: It’s All About the Values

Many leaders succumb to the pressures of a culture that loves to count “Likes” and where polls are more revered than constituents. A great leader would see through those falsehoods. Unfortunately, many good leaders trip over their egos on the way to greatness. Regardless of the phenomenal change that is taking place all around us, or the coming of…