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Category Archives: Leadership

Real People… Can Change Habits

Yesterday, I was going through some notes, emails and assorted clippings and came across a piece that I had clipped from a newspaper when I was struggling with quitting smoking. I so wanted to eliminate that habit from my life … Continue reading

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Real People… Reconnect

Anything that separates us from the impact our words and actions have on other people could lead us down a dangerous path. This separation is called abstraction. With the use of so much faceless online communication, we create another layer … Continue reading

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Real People… Emulate Rocky

The first 30 minutes were grueling. My legs seemed heavy, and I was having a difficult time finding a comfortable rhythm. Quickly, that little voice in my head began to encourage me to just give up. “You are tired,” it … Continue reading

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Real People… Real Results

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In athletics and in business, performance is measured by one thing…results. That means wins and losses in athletics and bottom-line profits in business. Interestingly, studies have shown that the most successful and sustainable sports programs and businesses work from a process … Continue reading

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Real People… Write It Down

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The holidays and the year 2016 are rapidly coming to an end. As I sit and look back at all the things that have happened, I find myself wondering if I could have worked a bit harder to achieve some … Continue reading

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Real People…Support Each Other

It seemed like a simple request, yet she was adamant that she could not, would not do it. Despite some encouragement from me, she was about to walk away from the opportunity which was placed in front of her. Then … Continue reading

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Real People… Real Principles

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Steven Covey, in his book Principle-Centered Leadership, stated “I believe the idea ‘I teach them correct principles, and they govern themselves’”. Our chapters are guided and governed by just such a set of proven principles. These surface in the form … Continue reading

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