We have all kinds of online pseudo-gurus saying you NEED to write a book to build your business. And with that fad, we have all kinds of books in the marketplace that maybe should never have found themselves there. On the other hand, writing a book has been proven to be an incredible business leveler and credibility builder. Nothing, and I mean nothing, will position you more as an expert than a well presented, thought-out, and well written book.Read Full Post
Recently the internet exploded with the much publicized announcement that pastor and popular author of I Kissed Dating Goodbye, Joshua Harris, has walked away from Christianity and his 21 year marriage.
When his book came out in 1997 – it rocked my world. I was just 23 years old at the time, and actively on the market looking for my future bride. Now, let me clarify here. The book didn’t rock my world because I read it and its content resonated with me. No. Not at all.Read Full Post
Did you know there are leaders on your team that are diamonds in the rough?
They don’t bring those coveted results and yet, there is just something about them that makes you appreciate them and want to keep them around – you just can’t pinpoint their contribution accurately though.
Intangibles leaders are those who bring value to your team but whose potential is obviously not reached.Read Full Post
Howard Gardner revolutionized the field of Quantitative Intelligence (I.Q.) when his theory (and book) was released in 1983.
According to Gardner, “While we may continue to use the words smart and stupid, and while IQ tests may persist for certain purposes, the monopoly of those who believe in a single general intelligence has come to an end. Brain scientists and geneticists are documenting the incredible differentiation of human capacities, computer programmers are creating systems that are intelligent in different ways, and educators are freshly acknowledging that their students have distinctive strengths and weaknesses.”
And with this premise, Gardner brought so much insight to the study of how we learn, how much, and why, that academic institutions found themselves at a crossroads of where we need to go from here with teaching curriculums.Read Full Post
By popular demand, this blog is about how to find your purpose, your calling, your life’s mission, your God-given assignment, your ONE BIG THING. Many, many entrepreneurs, even many of whom are very successful often ask this question…
How do I find my purpose?
Sometimes, it shocks me. Why? Because the question may come from those who seem to have it all together. I don’t usually hear this question from the aimless and jobless, but rather from those who are already very successful in one lane or another.Read Full Post