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Let’s Thrive in 2014!

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Thoughts for the Season

As this time of goodwill gathers momentum, it is worth reflecting upon one of life’s most fundamental principles. This principle, when fully embraced, enriches our lives so dramatically that we are soon puzzled as to how so many people still … Continue reading

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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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Graduation – A Daily Event

A good friend of mine recently attended a graduation ceremony for his twin grandchildren. Proudly he watched them receive their diploma as they were now moving from kindergarten to first grade. Now, of course, May and June are the months … Continue reading

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A Quick Solution for a Workday Slump

It’s late April and Mother Nature has a great sense of humor in Minnesota.  Snow is blowing, my meetings are regularly being cancelled because of road conditions and, even though I have coveted the time in my office to “get … 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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Thriving Lessons from My Toddler

My daughter will be turning 2 years old this May.  It’s hard to believe and all the people that say, “Enjoy these years, they go so fast,” are spot on.  It’s been an amazing time but, if I am to … 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 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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