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Three Lessons
My Dad Taught Me

Recently I returned to the land in which I grew up – Australia – to spend time with my father in the last weeks and days of his life. Prior to departing from the US, I received a commission from … Continue reading

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Celebrating the True American Dream

The vision of those who, in 1776, declared the United Stated a sovereign nation is clearly described in the Declaration of Independence: “All men are created equal…..they are endowed by their creator with certain inalienable rights….among these are life, liberty … Continue reading

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An Icon Moves On

A man who had a significant influence on my life and, without exaggeration, the lives of millions of others passed away on April 6th. His name was Larry Wilson, the founder of Wilson Learning and Pecos River Learning. Larry was … Continue reading

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Power Outages and Playbooks
4 Lessons from Super Bowl XLVII

The Power Outage The lights went out early in the third quarter of Super Bowl XLVII and there was a sense that things were not going to improve anytime soon. Over 108 million fans were waiting for play to resume. … Continue reading

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The Olympics of Business
Part III
Magical Moments

For those of us absorbed in these Olympic Games, there are numerous magical moments that go beyond the celebration of the winners and take us to a place that exemplifies the ideals of what inspired the modern Olympic Games. One … Continue reading

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The Olympics of Business Part II
Inspiring Your Athletes

The Games are underway and clearly the message of the Olympics is about being your best as an individual or as a team. Winners are being celebrated with their national anthems and the losers??? Here is where we learn one … Continue reading

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The Five Qualities of
Confident Inspired People

Recently, I had the privilege to be invited back as a guest speaker for the Global Sales Conference of one of TransForm’s clients, a major airline. Prior to the conference, those responsible for the planning wanted to ensure the choice … Continue reading

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Brand Moments
What is Confidence?

With Sarah Longacre, founder of Blooma Yoga Studios

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My Fourth Lesson -
NO WORRIES MATE!

As I write these words, I am on Delta Flight 16 from Sydney, Australia, to Los Angeles where I shall then continue to my home in Minnesota. It is the end of a three week vacation visiting my father, brothers … Continue reading

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Always A ‘Bull’

A Bear was overheard saying to a Bull, “The only difference between the stock market and a casino is the casino has cocktail service.” With the current volatility in the financial markets there are many people who are no doubt … Continue reading

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