Monthly Archives

I Was Wrong

It doesn’t happen often, but every now and again, I will admit that I’ve been mistaken. Notice I didn’t say that it doesn’t happen often that I’m wrong, it’s that I only admit it every now and again. This is one of those times.  For years, I used to think that one of the worst […]

Read More...

Invest In Yourself!

Through my work as a trainer, I’ve had the opportunity to interact with thousands of people in the last year who are looking to improve their communication skills. People from all walks of life, in every industry who want to be better understood and have their message received. Some of these people have some really […]

Read More...

Optimize Everything

  Have you seen these studies that science have been putting out? There have been several wanting to prove how healthy foods are. There was a guy in Idaho who ate nothing but potatoes and lived to tell about it. In another one, somewhere else, a guy wanted to prove that Twinkies were safe, so […]

Read More...

Sweat The Small Stuff

Somewhere along the line, we got it wrong. Someone somewhere has convinced us that we’re all capable of doing big things. While I have no doubt that that’s a true statement, we somehow mistook that message to say that we should ONLY do big things. This is the reason so many of us are struggling.  […]

Read More...

Swing The Bat

When I was a kid, I was obsessed with Cincinnati Reds Baseball. Because I grew up in what seems like a different world, they were hardly ever on TV and so I spent most of my summer evening listening to them on the radio. It’s not just nostalgia that makes me think that it was […]

Read More...

Video: How I Hold Myself Accountable

Read More...

How I Overcame Laziness And Reclaimed My Awesome

As we near the halfway point of this turbulent year, I have to admit that for the first half of 2018, I’ve been off to a pretty shaky start. That ended a couple of weeks ago when I overcame laziness and reclaimed my awesome. It wasn’t easy and continues to be a daily battle, but […]

Read More...

The Power Of Process

Let’s talk process. If you read Monday’s blog then you already know that I’m a big fan of process. I follow a process for just about everything from the way I speak, to the way I conduct meetings to the way I write because as I wrote on Monday, Process Wins. Taking this one step […]

Read More...

What’s Your Process?

Read More...

Process Wins

Anyone who has either read this blog or spent more than ten minutes with me knows that I am a rabid Ohio State Buckeye Football Fan. I went to The Ohio State University, I’ve spent my life cheering for the Scarlet and Gray and I can go on and on as to why I believe […]

Read More...