“YOU CAN’T HANDLE THE TRUTH!!!” This is the memorable quote from the 1992 military court drama film A Few Good Men, delivered by Jack Nicholson who was playing Colonel Nathan R. Jessup. This line was the tipping point of the whole movie as Tom Cruise, who was playing court-martial lawyer Daniel Kaffee, got the Colonel…

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START WITH YOUR PEOPLE Have your ever wondered why your competition out performs you year after year? Have you been frustrated with not being able to take your organization to the next level of performance and profits? What is the key difference between good companies and great companies? Let’s explore what some organizations who have…

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Have you ever been belonged to an organization or perhaps just observed an organization that is being led by a ‘personality driven leader’? What happens after one of these leaders leaves the organization? Does this type of leader develop new strong leaders for the future? Do you think this type of leader takes his organization…

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“Good is the enemy of Great.” Jim Collins, Good To Great Have you ever been frustrated with trying to take your organization to the next level? Have your ever felt like your team is stuck in mediocrity? Does your company struggle with complacency? If any of these apply to you and your organization then you…

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When I was a little boy I would go out into our backyard with my worn ball glove and a rubber baseball. I would begin throwing that baseball against the large two story brick wall. Sometimes I would do this ritual for hours. During these moments I would escape the Blue Ridge mountains on those…

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18 years ago on this day I had stayed home to help my wife with our first new born son, Elijah, who had been up most of the night sick. He was born on July 7th of that year and was just getting his start in this world and we were trying to figure out…

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Who are you pretending to be? At tonight’s Tribe Conference, the founder and host Jeff Goins, challenged us to examine ourselves and make sure we are being true to ourselves, not someone else’s view of who we are or should be. TELLING HIS STORY Jeff kicked off the 5th and final Tribe Conference at The…

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My good friend Don Roulo gave this speech on Memorial Day several years ago and posted it again today on Facebook. He gave me permission to share it with you all here. It is a great tribute to those who paid the ultimate price that we remember today. REMEMBER!

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Last week I attended Leadercast Live in the Atlanta, GA area. This event was broadcast to over 20 countries and 100,000 people around the world. Over the next week I will share notes on the excellent talks that were delivered. Below are my notes from Dr. Jim Loehr’s talk.

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Last Friday I attended Leadercast Live in the Atlanta, GA area. This event was broadcast to over 20 countries and 100,000 people around the world. Over the next week I will share notes on the excellent talks that were delivered. Below are my notes from Trip Cosby’s interview of Joe Torre.

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Last Friday I attended Leadercast Live in the Atlanta, GA area. This event was broadcast to over 20 countries and 100,000 people around the world. Over the next week I will share notes on the excellent talks that were delivered. Below are my notes from Michael Hyatt’s talk. Michael Hyatt has long been one of…

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Yesterday I attended Leadercast Live in the Atlanta, GA area. This event was broadcast to over 20 countries and 100,000 people around the world. Over the next week I will share notes on the excellent talks that were delivered. Below are my notes from Kat Cole’s talk. KAT COLE:?Kat Cole went from being a Hooters…

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Today I attended Leadercast Live in the Atlanta, GA area. This event was broadcast to over 20 countries and 100,000 people around the world. Over the next week I will share notes on the excellent talks that were delivered. Below are my notes for Andy Stanley: I have participated in every bad decision I have…

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One of my favorite days of the year is the first Friday of May. For nearly 15 years this has been the date for one of my favorite leadership training events, Leadercast. Each year I come away inspired with a notebook full of new insights to help me grow and successfully overcome the challenges that…

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One of my favorite days of the year is the first Friday of May. For nearly 15 years this has been the date for one of my favorite leadership training events, Leadercast. Each year I come away inspired with a notebook full of new insights to help me grow and successfully overcome the challenges that…

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One of my favorite days of the year is the first Friday of May. For nearly 15 years this has been the date for one of my favorite leadership training events, Leadercast. Each year I come away inspired with a notebook full of new insights to help me grow and successfully overcome the challenges that…

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One of my favorite days of the year is the first Friday of May. For nearly 15 years this has been the date for one of my favorite leadership training events, Leadercast. Each year I come away inspired with a notebook full of new insights to help me grow and successfully overcome the challenges that…

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