Why Purpose is Powerful

We all want to know our lives matter. We all long for purpose. In corporate America, this translates into our vision and mission. There’s a great Bible verse that says, “Where there is no vision, the people perish.” When we don’t realize how what we do makes a difference, we lose hope. We perish. The […]

Why the Career Ladder is Dead

In the words of George Jefferson from the television show, The Jeffersons, “Well we’re movin on up, to the east side. To a deluxe apartment in the sky. Movin on up, to the east side. We finally got a piece of the pie.” That’s a generational throwback for you from the mid-70s, and it’s a […]

Addressing the awkward conversation!

Goodness knows we all face awkward scenarios. Once I had a gentleman pass out in one of my classes. Like faint, hit his head on the door, then the floor kind of falling. We got him medical attention and he ultimately rejoined the group later that day. As he returned to the class, you could […]

Success Looks Different for Everyone

I had a really amazing opportunity come up this week. This opportunity will look fantastic on my accomplishments and will widen the door to my national work platform. Now that sounds impressive, however, just because that’s what success looks like for me, doesn’t mean that if you don’t do national work you are unsuccessful. We […]