Our Never Ending Business Culture

“Culture is simply a shared way of doing something with a passion.” ~ Brian Chesky, CEO, Airbnb

When we think of a typical business culture within an organization, we usually think of the 9-5 schedule with daily phone calls, Emails correspondence and occasional meetings but, what happens when our business culture needs improvements? With ...

Creating Life Balance

“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.”

~ Albert Einstein

 Each day we are challenged to race against the clock to get all of our responsibilities managed by the time the sun goes down. Our careers can engulf our lives leaving little time for friends and family. Problems can come about when we neglect ...

Attack with Courage

As a leader in the business world, courage has to with the eagerness and intelligence to face what needs to be fixed or changed and do what needs to be done. Courage depends upon you being confident in your own personal values and convey them in every aspect of your company or organization. It requires you to be direct in communication, clear an...

Reducing Stress in Leadership

 The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.” - William James

Stress can be an overwhelming response we as business leaders encounter on a daily basis in our busy lives. The stresses of a leader can take a toll not only on your physical being but also impact your business such as, loss of produc...

Negotiate Your Way to Success*

“Let us never negotiate out of fear. But let us never fear to negotiate.”

– John F. Kennedy

Negotiating may present itself at any time and any place; it’s a skillful process to be learned and most importantly practices. The goal in skillful negotiating is to find a mutual understanding crafted to satisfy both party’s needs. A strong n...

Strong Work Ethics

“Big jobs usually go to the men who prove their ability to outgrow small ones.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Upholding and preserving strong worth ethics in your field of business not only shows your strength among fellow employees, but also gives your business a firm reputation. A strong worth ethic is the backbone to a productive and thriving busin...

Peer Advisory Groups

From billion dollar corporations to small local businesses, associates and owners can benefit from the collaboration of professional peer advisory groups. Peer advisory groups allow professionals to connect with other entrepreneurs from different industry backgrounds to share alternative ideas and solutions to challenges and opportunities. The purp...

Millennials: What Do They Want?

Every generation tells a different story. Its members have faced various states of the economy, fought different battles and overcome diverse societal obstacles. These events and circumstances shape their ideas and beliefs, and essentially give characteristics to a generation.  As the Millennial generation surpasses Generation X as the largest liv...

Become The Head Coach of Your Business

As we enter into October we are now three games into the NFL season, and all three of Florida’s teams have something in common; they all have losing records. Some might blame this on costly injuries or the immaturities of younger teams. But, I believe it is deeper than those deficiencies. A winning team faces adversity and overcomes it because of...