Becoming a Professional

Becoming a Professional

There is an incredible amount of dedication and work required to become a professional. Whatever your role is — entrepreneur, athlete, musician, parent — you must train your craft, your body and your mind. As you begin to master these three areas, you will...
The Benefits of Active Procrastination

The Benefits of Active Procrastination

Everyone has a habit of procrastinating, whether in life or business, or both. While some fear procrastination and avoid it like the plague, others thrive in the midst of it and crave the adrenaline rush that it brings. The individuals that embrace the thrill are...
Communicating Vision

Communicating Vision

Whether your business is small or large, it is vital that you create a vision for where your company is headed. As a leader, the vision that you create and share is yours, however it would be near impossible to achieve on your own. For your vision to come to life, it...
An Entrepreneurial State of Mind

An Entrepreneurial State of Mind

You don’t necessarily have to be born with a specific set of traits to be successful as an entrepreneur. However, some important qualities that are common among most successful entrepreneurs include being passionate, imaginative, resourceful, and having a love for the...
Leadership: Decision Making

Leadership: Decision Making

Each one of us has a decision-making skill set that we utilize every single day in life and in business. Whether you are the CEO of a company, or you are in an entry-level position, good decision making is a valuable quality to hold. Furthermore, as a leader, it is...
How to Run an Effective & Efficient Meeting

How to Run an Effective & Efficient Meeting

Would you agree that without meetings, it would be nearly impossible to run your business? Meetings allow us as managers and leaders to share important information with teams, solicit feedback regarding pertinent projects or challenges, delegate projects and tasks,...
Setting Personal KPIs

Setting Personal KPIs

As leaders we spend a great amount of time setting goals for our teams and holding them accountable to their performance; this is key to the overall success of an organization. However, measuring performance is no longer reserved just for projects and teams within a...
Empathy & Leadership

Empathy & Leadership

Empathy is one of the most important traits in a leader. When you look at great leaders of our past and present, this is an apparent quality that they each exude. They make sure that their people feel heard, appreciated, and cared for. In return, the leader is able to...
Great Leaders Delegate

Great Leaders Delegate

In leadership, it can sometimes seem like you are carrying the weight of the world on your shoulders, or in this case the weight of a business. It feels like you do not have enough time in the day to accomplish everything you need to. While this is normal to...