Category: Personal growth

I Don’t Want to Talk, and I Don’t Want to Listen!

I Don’t Want to Talk, and I Don’t Want to Listen!

Here is some great holiday advice from a seven year old! Last night my wife and I had dinner with…

How To Prime Yourself For Success in 2018

How To Prime Yourself For Success in 2018

Here’s an easy-to-follow tip to make 2018 your best year yet. Simply put, you have to prime up!  And I’m…

As You Begin Closing Out 2017 – Remember This

As You Begin Closing Out 2017 – Remember This

As you begin to close out 2017, remember these wise words from novelist Anais Nin: “Life shrinks or expands in…

Controlling Your Emotions – Why You Should Calm Your Inner Storm

Controlling Your Emotions – Why You Should Calm Your Inner Storm

Has someone (or something) ever pissed you off so much that you go red? The type of scenario when your…

The Secret To Getting Shit Done? There Is No Secret

The Secret To Getting Shit Done? There Is No Secret

It seems like everywhere you look these days there’s an article about shortcuts to being more productive. Admittedly, I’ve written…

Seek First To Understand

Seek First To Understand

Habit #5 of Stephen Covey’s classic Seven Habits of Highly Effective People is ‘Seek first to understand, then to be…

How Often Do You Seek The Truth (About Yourself)?

How Often Do You Seek The Truth (About Yourself)?

I’m currently taking a graduate leadership course and this week we’ve been instructed to seek feedback about ourselves from several…

Don’t Believe Your Hype

Don’t Believe Your Hype

Today’s post is a two minute reminder – don’t believe your own hype! What does that mean? It means that…

How to Eliminate Distractions and Boost Your Productivity

How to Eliminate Distractions and Boost Your Productivity

Are you tired of being busy all the time and not getting anything done? In our current day reality distractions…

What Are Your Vital Few?

What Are Your Vital Few?

Last week I was on a flight en route to Vancouver and heard some great advice from my seat neighbour….