On Living with Purpose: Are you bored with life?

  Are you bored with life?  Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours. ~ Audrey Hepburn Today is Saturday.  Slow down a bit and take some time to ponder.  Are … Continue reading On Living with Purpose: Are you bored with life?

On Career Development: Accountability

  Accountability: “A personal choice to rise above one’s circumstances and demonstrate the ownership necessary for achieving desired results – to See It, Own It, Solve It, and Do it.” ~ Roger Connors, Tom Smith and Craig Hickman This quote comes from the book, The Oz Principle, written by the founders of the consulting firm … Continue reading On Career Development: Accountability

On Career Development: The Ability to Focus

  The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing. ~ Stephen Covey In yesterday's post I introduced the acronym FACE IT to identify six leadership attributes I believe will help accelerate your career and professional development.  The six attributes are Focus, Accountability, Customer Driven, Execution, Innovation, and Teacher. The first attribute, … Continue reading On Career Development: The Ability to Focus

On Living with Purpose: The Measure of Your Life

The measure of your life will not be in what you accumulate, but in what you give away. ~ Dr. Wayne Dyer As you think about this quote today, I encourage you to not think in terms of giving away money; although that resource can be used for good.  Instead, I encourage you to think … Continue reading On Living with Purpose: The Measure of Your Life

On Career Development: Listen To Your Heart

So whatever you plan to do, whether you plan to travel the world next year, go to graduate school, join the workforce, or take some time off to think, don't just listen to your head.  Listen to your heart.  It's the best career counselor there is.  Do what you really love to do and if … Continue reading On Career Development: Listen To Your Heart

For Sunday: The Hour of Your Decision is the Crisis in Your Destiny

Your first duty in life is towards your afterself.  So live that your afterself - the man you ought to be - may in his time be possible and actual. Far away in the years he is waiting his turn.  His body, his brain, his soul, are in your boyish hands.  He cannot help himself. … Continue reading For Sunday: The Hour of Your Decision is the Crisis in Your Destiny