How to Overcome Procrastination, Resistance & Fear

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How to Overcome Procrastination, Resistance & Fear

Posted on September 11th, by Meiko Patton in education/training. 2 comments

Now that we’ve got your self-esteem up and your self-talk is positive from my last post, let’s tackle the next hurdle in your fight to become a more attractive person. Yes, we will tackle the ugly, three-eyed monster of procrastination, resistance and fear.

Have you ever heard of the Ziegarnik Effect? 

Basically it says that something undone, … Read More »


6 steps to turn your talents into strengths

Posted on September 7th, by David Shindler in education/training. No Comments

I don’t do social media. Have you ever heard that comment from anyone? Translated it might mean I don’t get it, I’m not interested, I don’t like it or I’m scared of it. It’s a choice. If that’s you, this post will help you embrace change with less fear and more optimism. We all have … Read More »


Leading in a life of Purpose, Not Preference

Posted on September 7th, by Stan Skipworth in education/training. No Comments

Earlier today, my family—like millions of other families—began the new school year.  In our case, we had a fresh batch of eager kids ready to get to their campuses (I’ll come back to that in a moment; I know it might seem a bit peculiar to some readers).  With a high school sophomore who went in one … Read More »


Politics, Religion and Pizza

Posted on September 7th, by Scott Lesnick in About the Public Sector, Public Sector News. No Comments

Today’s insight focuses on an important part of our fabric. It’s calling again and again and while we’re able to ignore it for a while; its power can overtake us in a moment of weakness.

Sure, I’m talking pizza-hot or cold! But what’s my pizza got to do with this political and religious stuff you lead … Read More »


Do We Really Want All Politics to Be “Local”?

Posted on September 7th, by Corey Hurwitz in About the Public Sector, Public Sector News. No Comments

The late Tip O’Neil, Speaker of the House, is credited with declaring that “All politics is local”.  This may be a quaint notion designed to remind policy makers that addressing needs of individuals, families and their communities should be a guiding principal at all levels of government.  But, given its discourse, we must ask ourselves … Read More »


How Women Can Become More Competitive: A Powerful Perspective

Posted on August 13th, by Valerie Martinelli in on the job, Trends. No Comments

Prior to starting my Consulting business, one of the most common things that I heard from other women was that they felt overlooked when it came to personal development services. The objectives of my business include delivering a platform for women on an individual basis that will provide them with access to the assistance which … Read More »


They’re Playing Our Song

Posted on August 9th, by Stan Skipworth in Public Sector News, Trends. No Comments

During this current political campaign season, and some others in recent years, we’ve seen several recording artists who have balked at the use of a particular song they have recorded when is has been used at a political rally.  As recently as this summer, for example, the Rolling Stones and the estate of George Harrison … Read More »


How to Achieve Lasting Success

Posted on August 8th, by Meiko Patton in education/training. No Comments

Fifty percent of this year is gone. Question, have you reached 50 percent or half of your goals?

If one of your goals is to be successful in any area of your life or career before 2016 comes to an end, the one thing you must to do is to become an attractive person.

Late motivational speaker … Read More »


Information Governance Insights: Let’s Get Digital

Posted on August 8th, by Robin Woolen in education/training. No Comments

There comes a time in every organization where someone comes up with the idea to “go paperless”. There are many reasons for this; you’ve implemented a new electronic document management system, the contract with your storage provider has come due or you’ve simply run out of file cabinets and places to put new ones. We’ve … Read More »


What Drives Your Leadership Behavior

Posted on August 8th, by Chris Edmonds in education/training. No Comments

Do you ever wonder why leaders do what they do? The plans, decisions and actions of a leader are strongly influenced by three powerful factors:

Their personality style (also known as social style)
The culture where they operate
Past or present role models

Our style consists of traits we were born with…how we are “wired” to see and prefer … Read More »