On Sunday, I sat down to watch the four NFL teams in the division playoffs grind it out on the field for the chance to attend the Superbowl – the pinnacle of success for a team’s season in the NFL. You could sense that the stakes were extremely high! These teams had been working for … More How To Reach The Superbowl
“We will open the book. Its pages are blank. We are going to put words on them ourselves. The book is called Opportunity and its first chapter is New Year’s Day!” ~ Edith Lovejoy Pierce I love the New Year! It’s a time to reflect on the past and usher in opportunities for change, for growth, and sometimes, … More Great Beginnings
As I have been watching the World Cup Soccer games over the past week it made me think about that word, “goal”. goal /ɡōl/ noun This is a season of goals – where we set our intentions for the new year and aim for those desired results. In business, goal setting is extremely important as … More GOOOOOAL!
What is one simple thing that you can do that boosts your immune system, lowers your blood pressure, decreases depression, and improves your relationships… and by-the-way, it’s FREE!? PRACTICE BEING GRATEFUL! Studies show there are significant health benefits to being grateful. Practicing thanksgiving and gratefulness lowers blood pressure, induces relaxation, and an improves our immune … More How To Be Grateful
When I was younger (and had less dental work in my mouth), one of my favorite candies to purchase at the movies was Milk Duds. The blend of ooey-gooey caramel and chocolate – FANTASTIC! Recently, I heard the story of how the Milk Dud was created and it got me thinking: As a leader, how … More Great Idea Or A Dud?
There are four cycles of business: Inception, Growth, Maturity, and Transition: Renewal or Decline. Each business cycle has a unique purpose! Each business cycle also has its own unique challenges for a business leader. And, each business cycle is supported by Greenlight Leadership Consulting Group – we understand it’s lonely at the top, no matter … More Four Cycles Of Business
Being a leader in business is challenging enough already, let alone trying to navigate through a crisis. Having to make tough decisions gets even harder when the economy drops into a recession and anxiety sets in. Let’s review the biggest mistakes we’ve seen and what to do instead… Mistake #1 – Ignore Your Financials. Cash Flow problems … More Top 5 Mistakes to Avoid When Leading Through a Recession
August is a month of transition – leaving the lazy days of summer to move back into cooler weather, shorter days, and busier schedules. Here are a few ideas to make the most of your August and set you up for a successful fall season…. Connect with your clients. One of the biggest reasons you … More The Month Of Transitions
One day, you’re an entrepreneur, running a successful company and doing what you love. The next day, you’re riding off into the sunset with the fruits of your labor in your bank account. Now, you can do whatever you choose! You’re FREE! You’ve dreamed of this day for years and here it is! But what … More Life After The Exit
“For every minute spent organizing, an hour is earned” ~ Benjamin Franklin Lately, as I have been connecting with leaders and discussing the state of their business, I have been noticing a trend when I ask, “How are you doing?” Some of the responses I have received include “drinking from a firehose;” “spinning a lot … More Can You Organize Chaos?