Goal Setting Interview with Dr. Gratias

At the beginning of the year, I sat down for an interview on goal setting with Brandon Lewis, Founder and Mentor-in-Chief at The Academy for Professional Painting Contractors and publisher of Painters Weekly, a magazine for painting contractors.   Dust off your...

My 3 Most Productive Early Career Experiences

At a productivity seminar I delivered for a client recently, a man approached me afterwards with a question.  Those of us who facilitate training courses understand that these post-class conversations are often the most rewarding parts of being a public speaker....

An Open Letter to Shoeless Maddie

Dear Maddie, When reading your blog post about the day your forgot your shoes, your emotions were palpable: Your initial distress and limited options The progressive series of embarrassments Your healthy choice to laugh about the situation I appreciate that you chose...