Tag: action

Who is the judge?

Are you the judge? Are you the person who is deciding on the “rightness”, the “goodness” or the results of your actions and your life? Notice I used the word judge…. Who is the Judge? Are you experiencing negative emotions or inadequacies because you are allowing other people to judge what you are doing, saying […]

TRUST Destroyed: Obfuscation or Incompetence:

Over the last few months, communications with the PTBs (powers that be)  seems to be less clear, less intelligent.  In other words full of obfuscations! Recently we visited a government office and discovered the incompetence of how they run. Regardless of the source. Similarly trying to straighten out billing with another company, we questioned their […]

Keep Your commitments vs Pleasing Others

A real challenge exists in today’s connected world – do you “please” people or do you just meet their needs and satisfy them as agreed. Over the last thirty years in business, one of the lessons we have learned is that pleasing people is a no win situation. When we work to please people, we […]

The Laws of Purpose

Law #1: Everyone and everything has a Purpose, Law #2: The Universe supports your Purpose, even if you don’t Law #3: Power comes from holding onto your Purpose at all times Law #4: Survival lies in having an accurate description of how your purpose relates to reality Law #5: What you think and believe in […]

Focus, Hope and Action

That which you focus on with hope in your heart and a willingness to take action on, happens.  Have you noticed that the greatest challenge for many people is a sense of overwhelm? A feeling that life is just way too hard and that why should they bother to try since for many nothing works […]

Round-To-It

“Oh, I’ll get around to it,” said Joan. “I just have to do…” It’s amazing how many small business people make that opening statement when you ask them why something in their business is not yet finished. Be truthful with yourself — have you said something similar in the last couple of days? Or even […]

Diversity, Disruption, Desire

Business’ future proofing D’s: Diversity, Disruption and Desire. At the Institute of Directors speakers have recently been talking about both Diversity and Disruption but no one is talking about Desire. Why Include Desire? Desire comes from PURPOSE or Purpose comes from DESIRE. Purpose means you find the BEST person, method, system, and outcomes to assure the […]

Purpose aids Planning

At a networking meeting the other day, the group was discussing the three parts of purpose and how knowing the three levels can change the entire way you plan for the future. REMEMBER: Purpose helps you to focus. Purpose gives you a reason why. Your reason to keep going. That means you have a direction to […]

Values, Ethics, Codes and the Platinum Rule

Codes of practice, ethics, values, manifestos are all tools to help you build a culture and support your clients. They work  but in the end, you need to practice the Platinum Rule of Life to really achieve a great culture.. But…how do you create a culture that practices the Platinum Rule? What is the Platinum […]

Predictability and Certainty for Business

At a recent Chamber of Commerce meeting, a business owner asked how do you know a good business from a bad business? I answered that “the good businesses (including government departments and non-profits) had predictable outcomes for staff and clients as well as the community and there was certainty for clients dealing with the entity”. […]