Personal Development

Navigating the New Year

Remember getting lost? It wasn’t that long ago that road trips meant having at least one folded map on your lap or a set of hand-scrawled directions taped to the dash. In the days before GPS gear, getting lost was pretty common. Especially if you tended to be a bit stubborn. Worse yet if you…

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Timeless Wisdom: Proverbs for Leaders (Part One)

Over the years in my coaching practice, I have quoted “words of wisdom” that I’ve picked up along the way. Often, when I do so, I cite the source as “A Jewish Proverb”. Truth be told, most of these quotes should be attributed to King Solomon. Smartest guy in the room. Any room. According to…

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On your mark, get set, STOP! Wait, What?!?!?!

Did you make any resolutions this year? Have you abandoned them yet? An article in Forbes by Kumar Mehta reports, “Studies show that 80% of New Year’s resolutions fail. In my observations, the number of failed resolutions is even higher, and most of them fail well before we enter the shortest month of the year.”…

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