Using Holiday Breaks to Your Advantage

“Vacations are important because they not only replenish the mind, they also reduce the physical effects of stress on the body,”

- Kathleen Potempa, University of Michigan School of Nursing Professor.

As the holiday season approaches, so does, for most of the American populace, mandated time off work. This is a vital time to unplug from w...

How to Identify and Combat Burnout

“The most entrepreneurial trait there is: the ability to persist.”

- Steve Chou

The term burnout seems to be an increasingly common word used to describe exhaustion and detachment when it comes to one’s daily work life. The fact of the matter is, burnout can affect those who aren’t even initially aware of its presence. This is true fo...

How Tariffs & Hurricanes Affect Businesses

“Every great and deep difficulty bears in itself its own solution. It forces us to change our thinking in order to find it.”

- Niehls Bohr, Physicist & Nobel Prize Winner

As many know, tariffs are more or less a tax set on imported goods (typically at the border). Tariffs can be a sizeable revenue source for the government as well as ...

What Return on Investment can Company Retreats Provide You?

“No matter how brilliant your mind or strategy, if you’re playing a solo game, you’ll always lose out to a team.”— Reid Hoffman, Co-founder of LinkedIn

A great company retreat has the ability to transform and renew both your company and employees. If done right, it can provide you and your company an enormous return on investment.

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Tiger’s Success and Iconic Victory at Augusta

“Never listen to other people’s expectations. You should live your life and live up to your own expectation.” -Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods is undoubtedly an inspirational person. He has battled through countless injuries and surgeries. Many believed he was done and would never be able to return to a fraction of his once dominating form, let a...

Success and The Art Of War

“Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win” ― Sun Tzu, The Art of War

Business is the new age battlefield and surprisingly Sun Tzu’s 2500-year-old tactics can still be applied and found successful to this day. Bill Belichick, Patriots head coach, is known to have cl...

Planning for Growth

“The growth and development of people is the highest calling of leadership.” ~ Harvey S. Firestone

For most leaders in the business world, accomplishing steady growth within all aspects of a business model is the main goal. As we experience growth, getting overwhelmed and losing track of goals is not uncommon, however, having a strong plan...

Quest for Success

“The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.”  – Franklin D. Roosevelt

When we think of becoming a success in life, what we strive for is often very different from what we achieve. In our professional life, going above and beyond the goals that seem unattainable teaches us the possibilities we find for o...

Olympics for Business

 

“Great things in business are never done by one person. They're done by a team of people.” ~ Steve Jobs

Every four years, we are treated to the winter Olympics where athletes from around the world come together as elite teams to represent their country. Teamwork, leadership and perseverance are the heart of what makes an Olympic t

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Caring Branding

“Every great brand is like a great story.” ~ Kevin Plank

Your company brand is an image which represents what you have to offer to your customer. Uncovering the reasons people care about and choose your brand and business is the key to increasing revenues, profits and overall success. Competition in any marketplace, including globally pop...