5 Steps to Achieve Your Goals

By TJ Hoisington

Some months ago while out for a run, I realized that the achievement of any goal could be 'simplified' into five steps or words that begin with the letter “D.” I call this formula “The 5 Ds of Success.” These five steps are related primarily to the 'mindset' of success. Watch TJ Hoisington share the 5 D's of Success 1. DESIRE:&n

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4 Ingredients for Creating Happiness at Work

By TJ Hoisington

Does your organization bring out the best in its team members—or are you disenchanted at work? Are you a leader who struggles to improve culture, motivation, and performance? Recently, I had a craving for peanut butter cookies. I asked my eleven-year-old daughter, who runs a small, local, cookie company named “Kyla’s Cookies,” if she would mind making peanut bu

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4 Ways to Communicate with People Successfully

By TJ Hoisington

People are too anxious to talk about themselves. We live somewhere between the "Me Generation (30 years ago) and the ME, Me, Me, Generations (recently) - according to Time Magazine. Unfortunately, many people miss the mark when it comes to connecting and communicating with people, so here are four ways to communicate with people successfully. Watch the video!  

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How is Your Get Along IQ?

By Arnold Sanow

How’s Your “Get Along” IQ? Rate yourself on a scale of 1 to 5 on the statements below:  1-Never2-Almost never3-Sometimes4-Almost always5-Always How often do you...  ____ Listen to others attentively, even when you disagree?____ Boost good feelings in others?____ Project a positive presence?____ Expres

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Rev Up Your Rapport

By Arnold Sanow

Rev Up Your Rapport  Arnold Sanow, MBA, CSPwww.arnoldsanow.com  Rapport can be defined as “bringing agreement, harmony and accord to a relationship”. Isn’t that what we want in our connections – to discover points of mutual interest or common ground, reach agreements, live and work together in harmony and enjoy interactions along the way- with

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Language, Words and Phrases that Destroy Relationships

By Arnold Sanow

Language, Words, and Phrases that Destroy RelationshipsArnold Sanow, MBA, CSPwww.arnoldsanow.com speaker@arnoldsanow.com    Certain words and phrases block connections cold and at the same time can make people steaming mad  Here are some tips on language, words and phrases to avoid: You – If you tell someone “You did

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10 Ways to Get Along Better with Anyone, Anytime, Anywhere .

By Arnold Sanow

It’s not just what is said that is important, it’s what’s not said that derails relationships. Say what’s on your mind. People aren’t mind readers. Before you walk a mile in my shoes, you need to take off yours first. Everyone see things through different lenses. We all came from different backgrounds. Our “rules” are based on what we

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The Servant Leader

By Janice Fortman

Are you a Servant Leader?  Do you want to be considered a Servant Leader? What is a Servant Leader? A Servant Leader is a person who has a philosophy and set of practices that enriches the lives of individuals, builds better organizations and ultimately creates a more just and caring world. The servant-leader is servant first.  According to Robert Greenleaf of the Center fo

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10 Ways to Manage Stress When You Visit Your Mom or Adult Daughter

By Janice Fortman

Visualize a relaxing scene when you visitBe well rested before your visitPlan the subject of your conversation beforehandSet a realistic goal for the visitBe well rested before you visitGive and receive a hugWalk away from unnecessary conflictConfront your feelingsBelieve in the power of forgivenessCount your blessings

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Become A Visionary Leader

By Janice Fortman

A visionary can be a person with a vivid imagination. They are usually open minded and have a positive attitude. They are creative, innovative, futuristic, transformational, empowering, and can motivate and inspire.They usually think outside of the box and are not afraid of change. They can come from all walks of life, all races, all ages and either both male and female . Artists, engineers,

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