The blessings of knowledge and wisdom from the lessons of experience

Your life experience provides the best fodder for teaching, coaching, and mentoring others. The source of knowledge is not what matters, in other words, it doesn’t have to be gained from “personal experience”.  You can and do learn through others’ experiences all of the time.  What matters is what you do with that knowledge once it is acquired.  Do you digest it and nourish yourself and others, creating wisdom; do you ignore it,  or do you hoard it? Don’t miss your opportunity to share the blessings from your lesson or glean the blessings from the lessons of others. That’s how … Continue reading The blessings of knowledge and wisdom from the lessons of experience

On Being Number 2

Second in Command is the proofing ground for future leaders. You have the opportunity to learn, hone and practice your leadership, strategy, decision making, communication, and leadership presence. There cannot be a strong number 1 without a strong number 2. Tell your ego to get out of your way so that you can see the power in your role and embrace the preparation afforded to you. Class is in session, are you ready? #SuccessIsEarned #SeeWithVision #LeadWithPurpose Continue reading On Being Number 2

You Have the Will to Make a Way

It isn’t the mistake that defines you and your future, the defining moment is found in how you handle setbacks. Don’t let bad things or moments define and distract you. Things happen to all of us that are not planned or desired.  Change how you view failures and setbacks so that you allow yourself to feel the emotions but not be ruled by them. #SuccessIsEarned #LiveWithPurpose #SeeWithVision #SuccessIsAMindset Continue reading You Have the Will to Make a Way

Don’t Let Fear of Hurt Talk You Out of the Desires of Your Heart

There is a persistent doubt that you will not get what you want, so you downplay your desire for what you want to protect yourself and your heart from potential hurt. This type of thinking will cripple you and keep you from experiencing life and more importantly, hope. You have been given the power to control your mind and your thoughts. Choose to embrace hope regardless and you will find your heart , faith, and life expand exponentially. Why? Because by choosing hope and faith, you the universe or your higher power that you are all in. And when the … Continue reading Don’t Let Fear of Hurt Talk You Out of the Desires of Your Heart

1% Greater

   Wondering why nothing is changing for you? Ask yourself a few questions: • if what I have been doing hasn’t gotten me beyond this point, is it really working for me? • what am I needing to do differently to see differently? • do I have a clear vision of what that “different” is? You can’t achieve more with a lazy or complacent attitude. You have to be willing to push yourself out of your comfort zone into unfamiliar territory to achieve unfamiliar and uncommon success. Sound like too much to do? Then bite-size it. Think about what you … Continue reading 1% Greater