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Choose to be Inspired

Several years ago I was in a taxi heading to a hotel in New Jersey where I was to be a keynote speaker at a conference. Taxis are often driven by the most intelligent, engaging people if one only chooses … Continue reading

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Complex versus Complicated

Business is often, by its very nature, complex. TransForm has clients that have seemingly endless moving parts, which operate 24/7 in every time zone in the world, and whose employees and vendors come from every corner of the world. The … Continue reading

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Motivation is about Feelings

At TransForm we are often asked for the “secret” to motivation. How do leaders inspire vast numbers of people to passionately embrace what their company stands for and be committed ambassadors of the brand? Do not look for the answer … Continue reading

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The Perfect Brand Ambassador

We have all had experiences when the level of service received by an organization is exceptional. That service is always delivered by exceptional people – people who understand that empathy, understanding and the desire to be of service are the … Continue reading

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Stop Doing – Start Creating

The following question was asked in a survey of senior citizens: “If you had your life to live over again, what would you do differently?” The dominant theme from all of the answers was: “I would take more time to … Continue reading

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Love Your Competitor

As an Aussie, I am still basking in the glow of the first Australian to win The Masters. His name is Adam Scott. The Masters is a golf tournament regarded by many professionals as the pinnacle of achievement. One would … Continue reading

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Towards A Common Purpose

The TransForm team had just come back from the east coast having participated in a business meeting with a group of leaders in the energy industry. At that time hurricane Sandy was Forming and Storming, and simultaneously so were the … Continue reading

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Even Gurus Need A Push

Something happened the other day that blew me away. I received an email from a person who I have sustained correspondence with over several years as he is the author of one of my favorite books. Fundamentally, the book is … 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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Employee Engagement: A Burning Platform?

The current unemployment numbers have produced an abundance of stories in the media on what needs to be done to create jobs. A little math suggests that if we have 9.2% of people currently not working that must mean 90.8% … Continue reading

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