Here is a great story and a lesson I learned from our youngest daughter.
Some of the greatest discoveries of our time have come through experimenting with the unknown. It is in the exploration of new ideas that we uncover unknown possibilities. Just imagine if the early explorers would have stopped exploring, or inventors stopped inventing, or artist stopped creating. All greatness comes from the willingness to step out and […]
Everyone produces differently. Some people thrive in a more structured environment, while others tend to do better in a non-structured environment. Leaders that know what kind of flow their team needs, will come to get the most out of them. When individuals feel trusted to work in their most productive environment they will produce more […]
The real test of empowerment is what happens when you are not around. Does your team have the authority and ability to get things done? You have to give authority for others to make decisions. By not releasing authority you can stall the process of progress. However, when others are trusted to make decisions they will rise […]
A man in Philadelphia was homeless during the last 25 years of his life. He ate from dumpsters. He slept in extreme cold and heat. He associated with few. The man was eventually found dead in an abandoned building. The biggest mystery was the police discovering $23,000 in cash strapped to his leg. It was […]
Pablo Picasso said, “Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.” Practicality can be the greatest enemy to Possibility. It’s not that it is the enemy, but it can become the enemy if not harnessed correctly. Practicality is either an asset or a liability. It becomes […]