Leadership

The Best Way to Motivate Your Team

There are essentially two ways to motivate people: Appeal to the positive or leverage the negative. You can either encourage people in their efforts and reinforce good performance, or you Read More...

Leadership / Life Balance / Personal Development

Start Saying This Sentence

My good friend Eve gave me some marriage advice when Matt and I got engaged several years ago. She told me that the very things we love about each other Read More...

Leadership / Personal Development / Side Business

Make a Great First Impression

You have approximately seven seconds to make a first impression. That’s a lot of pressure, especially considering how difficult it is to change someone’s mind after they’ve formed an opinion Read More...

Personal Development

How to Show Love to Your Spouse

Like many couples, my husband and I could not be more opposite. He’s practical, steady, dependable and unbelievably patient. I’m creative, excitable, free-spirited and embarrassingly impatient. He needs alone time Read More...

Leadership / Personal Development

Play to the Size of Your Heart

Several years ago, I was booked to speak for a small staff of 25 hair stylists in a strip mall in Antioch, Tennessee. It wasn’t a very impressive event, even Read More...

Leadership / Side Business

Extra Time Means Extra Cost

Figuring out how much to charge for your product or service can be difficult regardless of the type of business you're in. But even once you set your price, a common Read More...

Leadership / Life Balance / Personal Development

How to Improve Your Relationships

It was Tony Robbins who said, “The quality of your life is in direct proportion to the quality of your relationships.” Most of us know from life experience just how Read More...