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January 2016 – Together We Can Change The World Volun-Tour

In January I joined a fabulous group of professional speakers and authors who are part of Together We Can Change the World- twcctw.org I joined my friends Rebecca Morgan and Paul Larsen and got to meet and work with such a … Continue reading

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Leadership in Problem Solving

As a leader and/or business owner, you need to hold the vision for the ideal state of many things. Here’s an easy formula to keep things simple. 1.  Share your perception -the current state of the situation. This might be … Continue reading

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Connection Builds Teams

What comes to your mind when I say—“Connection Builds Teams”? Does your brain say—“oh yes” or “huh?” There is important data that backs up the theory that when you are connected with people at work and have satisfying relationships, you … Continue reading

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Your Personal Org Chart

When you think about an organizational chart, what comes to your mind? Most people think of the rigid charts that document the reporting lines in a big organization. It’s usually a top-down structure. There’s a different way to create an … Continue reading

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Renegades – Business Lessons From Dragon Boat Racing

Last month, in the middle of San Francisco Bay, I learned more about myself and teaming than I have in a while. Treasure Island, a jewel of an island buried beneath the Bay Bridge in San Francisco, provided the perfect … Continue reading

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Love Works in Business and In Yoga

I just started reading a fabulous new business book, “Love Works. Seven Timeless Principles for Effective Leaders” by Joel Manby.  It is so refreshing to hear a positive perspective on getting strong business results and treating people with deep respect … Continue reading

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For Better or for Work: A Survival Guide for Entrepreneurs and Their Families

There are many books out there about running a small business. Hard to believe—but little has been written about what a spouse or family member needs to endure while the entrepreneur is involved in their own brand of “business innovation.” … Continue reading

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Zappos

I recently had the opportunity to go to a two-day Customer Service Boot Camp at the Zappos Headquarters in Las Vegas, Nevada. It was an amazing experience to be immersed at Zappos with 22 other business owners and company executives … Continue reading

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