Are You Building on Quicksand?

Focusing on building on your weaknesses is like trying to build a house on quicksand. No matter how hard you work, it will never stand. I often hear people say that they need to spend time building up the areas that they are weak in. The problem is that this is not productive. It’s counterproductive. Focusing on building up our …

How Leaders Motivate People to Take Action

“If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you’ll never get it done.” ~ Bruce Lee Have you ever met someone who says they want great things, but they never seem to achieve them? Lack of achievement comes most often from lack of action. Lack of action comes from act of motivation. Good leaders can effectively persuade others …

Top 10 Ways to Lead by Example

Many people define leadership in different ways. I believe that leadership is simply influence. Through your actions, which are aligned with what you say, you become a person others want to follow. When leaders say one thing but do another, they erode trust, a critical element of productive leadership. Good leaders must lead by example. Here are 10 ways to …