The Impossible (?) Tasks

Give me an Impossible Task.  I DARE YOU!  “She won’t be able to walk very far on that leg, or run or jump or climb for that matter.”  “But she’s only 3!” I walked, ran, jumped, climbed, hiked, and danced ballet and tap.  Pfft Impossible? Not even close “You know you can’t be proficient on more […]

Taking Steps Toward Leadership–from the mundane to the…um…more mundane?

Do you find yourself waiting for exactly the right moment to start a distasteful task, a “tiresome labor,” on your way to success?  You schedule it in.  You get all the required materials lined up.  You prepare yourself mentally to begin this odious deed.  Then you realize that you’re 2 min later than you wanted […]

Taking Steps Toward Leadership–FIRED!

I’ve been fired.  Multiple times.  Multiple businesses and schools.  Business firings are different than school firings.  You may be “downsized” or laid off.  You might be fired for cause or RIF’ed.  The HR department asks you to step into the conference room where there’s a mahogany table with a very prominent box of Kleenex near […]