Browsing Category Attitude

Having Potential (#119)

Much of our motivation in life is driven by two feelings that are often at different ends of the emotional spectrum: inspiration and discomfort. This week, the focus is on discomfort. A few months ago,…

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Copy Cats (#112)

“Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.” I have never liked this phrase. I think it’s something we tell ourselves to feel better when we are annoyed at someone incessantly copying us. Or, even worse, something others…

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Prism or Laser? (#109)

Understanding the fundamental difference between a prism and a laser can predict success in life and business. Allow me to explain. A laser takes light and amplifies it, turning it into a powerful, focused force….

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Game Face (#108)

“There is no way the kicker is making that field goal.” I made this bold proclamation to a table full of colleagues as we watched the recent College Football Championship game between Alabama and Georgia….

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Breaking Bad (#102)

To be great, organizations and individuals alike need to be embrace their bad side. I don’t mean bad in the behavioral sense. I mean being clear about what you’re not going to be good at….

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