The Thursday Three … Volume 3

For this week’s Thursday Three check out the following … Waze  … My go to app for directions. Thankfully I was blessed with the direction gene thanks to my mom. However, living near a major city, there are times when traffic warrants taking a...

Is Your Stamina Equal to Your Talent?

I am inspired by the words of American novelist, John Irving, who said of his writing … “More than half, maybe as much as two-thirds of my life as a writer is rewriting. I wouldn’t say I have a talent that’s special. It strikes me that I have an unusual kind of...

Alignment Multiplies Impact

Yesterday I had the opportunity to spend time encouraging the coaches in a high-performance sports organization. Our topic was the power of alignment.  The reality is, alignment multiplies impact. Statistic show, less than 10% of organizations have behaviors that...

The Secret to Great Work

In addition to his painting, Pablo Picasso found time to dish out a bit or two of philosophy. The great artist’s words challenge me to no end. “Without great solitude, no serious work is possible.” In other words, great solitude is the secret to...