6 Essentials to winning the Masters and winning in business

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For me, this is the greatest week in sports. The roars of the crowd echo through the hills of Augusta, and the azaleas are in full bloom. The best in the world have earned their spot for the 82nd Masters, where the green jacket is the ultimate goal. Playing on the biggest stage in golf, these players have to calm … Read More

Purpose > Ambition

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Purpose over Ambition

 If you are an executive and currently feeling ill, this may well explain it. The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why. —Mark Twain In Indiana Jones – The Last Crusade, the knight encourages Donovan to “choose wisely” the cup. As we all know, he didn’t and death quickly overtook … Read More

Are you on a path to mastery or merely happy with ok?

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Are you on a path to mastery in what you do? Or, are you satisfied with OK? What is one thing you can do to get rid of that stench emitting from stagnant results. How can breakthroughs become possible in both life and business? If you are looking for different results going forward, you have to take a different approach. … Read More

Does this reason for executive coaching surprise us?

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Several years back, one of my best team members left our technology company to follow her passion to be a life coach. She took the necessary route to certification and was able to make her mark in the financial services industry. I talked with her two years ago when I decided to exit my fifth tech firm, with a successful … Read More