How to Have An Effective Meeting

Don’t kill your good people with bad meetings! A big mistake is not knowing what kind of meeting you are having. Here are three keys for you to get clear, so your meetings come alive:   1. Know Your Desired Outcome   Every single meeting you lead or attend...

The Best Way to Motivate Your Team

Be the Most It is surprising when a bank makes you say, “Wow!” I recently stumbled across the story of the genesis and growth of Umqua Bank in the Pacific Northwest. It is a fascinating saga about how ‘being the most’ brings out the ‘wow.’ As customers enter this bank...

What To Do When Life Feels Like A Whirlwind

Terry C. Young, PhDAt mid-life one of our greatest challenges is figuring out how to gain fresh perspective. For many of us, the swirl of work, family and our chaotic world feels like a dance-a-thon where the music never stops.  This is where the balcony comes in.In...