The Earth Is NOT Flat



Remember the stories from school about Christopher Columbus and how the biggest fear everyone in Europe had when he wanted to sail east is that he would fall off the end of the world. That was common knowledge, and everyone “knew” it was true. We know how it turned out, and Chris and his three… Read more »

Do You Care What “They” Say?



I was having a conversation with my youngest daughter Danie who is a first-year manager at a store in Bar Harbor, Maine. She was expressing some of the frustrations of a first-time manager to me and asking for advice. Since I work with new managers regularly, I’m familiar with the challenges they face and how… Read more »

What Is REALLY Affecting Your Results?



Recently I did something I’ve never done before; I ran a marathon. For those of you who don’t know, that is a 26.2-mile run. That’s a long way to run, for sure, but with proper training and preparation, it’s something that can be done – even if you’re over 50. While training for and running… Read more »

The Secret to Getting Faster Results



I don’t know about you, but I have more fun when I’m getting results faster rather than slower. Now that begs the question, why do things happen slowly in the first place? And I’m happy or sad to say (depending on how you are reading this) but they happen at the speed they do because… Read more »