Leadership Blog – F is for Fail Forward

“The essence of man is imperfection.  Know that you’re going to make mistakes.  The fellow who never makes a mistake takes his orders from one who does.  Wake up and realize this: Failure is simply a price we pay to achieve success.” ~John C. Maxwell, author of Failing Forward: Turning Mistakes Into Stepping Stones for … Read more

Leadership Blog – D is for Duty

The news has covered many stories about CEOs and other members of the senior management team misbehaving in terms of lavish parties, exorbitant salaries, etc.  When the economy tanked, other issues of exploiting executive privileges came to light as well.  There were also a few executives that seemed to be unaware that bad practices were … Read more

The Seven Wonders of the World

The Seven Wonders of the World are described by historians and others as a list of man-made structures created during the Classical era.  Although there are now “new” Seven Wonders of the World lists, most would agree that these are the most prominent.  The one that many think of first is the Great Pyramid of … Read more

Four Leaf Clover

The four leaf clover is associated with luck.  Most people define luck as something that just happens without any reasoning.  In other words, luck is a result of chance.  In reality though, people who are considered lucky actually have forged their own journeys.  They have created a plan and set in it motion.  Did good … Read more