Can We All Stand Up?

December 1st, 2017

blogpost cover sheetOn this day in 1955, Rosa Parks refused to stand and then she was arrested for not giving up her seat.

At the time, people likely pointed and criticized. Some empathized. Others took action and supported what became the Montgomery Bus Boycott. As history tells us, she was judged and jailed. In turn, she later was ostracized and labeled.

From news accounts, talking heads had a field day with such extraordinary defiance.

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Create Accountability

November 5th, 2017

blogpost cover sheetThe Sunday worship message this weekend was timely! It was an insightful message about the state of various current affairs. While the issues are too much for me to delve into briefly here, I found encouragement in the showing of a brief movie clip from the 2015 War Room about the power of prayer. One of the lead characters, Ms. Clara, prayed for her “War Room” prayer closet with a message focused on people being prayer warriors and serving others.

With unparalleled dissension and strife nationwide, there is a paradigm shift and opportunity that is underway for leaders. In that regard, it is a time for leaders to re-focus efforts on what must be done to nurture others. Let me further explain.

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How Can Leaders Quiet the Noise?

October 24th, 2017

Podcast CoverHere’s my latest podcast for leaders about balance and distractions. How can leaders Quiet the Noise?

The distractions, conflicting schedules, and competing priorities can be unnerving? So, how can they distill priorities?

With a solid commitment and mindful preparation, distractions can be silenced. For more information on this topic, get a copy of my latest e-book about balance here.

Be enlightened. Be enriched. Be empowered.

Complain Less, Do More

October 10th, 2017

2nd Spreaker Podcast Cover 1400x1400On my latest podcast, I reflect on what leaders can do to complain less and do more. A recent firestorm of discussion surrounds a controversial Dove Soap advertisement. Instead of challenging the corporate decision to run the ad and the public outrage, leaders should seize the opportunity to give back and get involved. Listen to Complain Less, Do More.

Be enlightened. Be enriched. Be empowered.

Leaders Are Changemakers

October 4th, 2017

2nd Spreaker Podcast Cover 1400x1400Here’s my latest podcast about change.

Be sure to listen to Leaders are Changemakers. Why? We know that change is inevitable, so we need to part of the process of working through and addressing perpetually shifting dynamics.

Be enlightened. Be enriched. Be empowered.