Tag Archives: personal calling

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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All I Need to Know I Learn From Sydney

Parents, we know our kids can be our wisest teachers.  Often I am not present enough to realize the lessons my daughter is giving me.  Thinking about what to cook for dinner, making grocery lists, checking emails, thinking through meetings, … Continue reading

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Time Tested Principles for Business and Life

There are moments in our lives when the impact is so profound that we are changed forever. When I was in my mid-twenties, I attended a management seminar based on Earl Nightingale’s audio series – Lead the Field. Nightingale was … 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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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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Pure Potential

On those occasions when I have exceeded expectations with my golf score, I amuse my friends with the comment: “My mother always said I had potential.” Over the past twelve months, the TransForm team has volunteered their expertise to a … Continue reading

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Don’t Quit You

My family recently had a party to celebrate my mom’s 82nd birthday. When a person lives that long you manage to get a lot of people gathered around the table including, of course, children and grandchildren. There is a continuity … Continue reading

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Oprah – An Extraordinary Legacy

Even if one has only the smallest of interest in famous people or is content to read just the headlines in the media, it would have been hard to miss the news that The Oprah Winfrey Show was ending after … Continue reading

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