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Get Out of Your Own Way!

 

Cover of "8,789 Words of Wisdom"
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Yes, it’s “Words of Wisdom Wednesday” where I literally take a proverb, phrase or quote from the book entitled “8,789 Words of Wisdom” by Barbara Ann Kipfer, Workman Publishing Company, Inc. that resonates with me at the moment and explain the why, what, when or how of it.

Today’s phrase is: Get Out of Your Own Way!

 

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How to Create Your Own Powerful List of Values Part I, a Fundamental of Leadership.

As an executive health and wellness coach whose methodology includes identifying and understanding one’s core values, strengths and purpose, I thought why not write about the subject of values.  The idea of honoring and trusting one’s values and using them as a personal rudder, steering oneself in the right direction day in and day out is not a new fundamental of leadership; however, like any good fundamental, successful people go back to them during times of imbalance. Many of the techniques and exercises below are as a result of my training with Adler Learning International.

Today is Part I of a 3 part series on How to Create Your Own Powerful List of Values that are meaningful to you, and only you.  If you do the work and complete all the exercises, you will have created that indestructible rudder all good leaders lean on for sustained success.

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Work for Companies of Good Character!

Cover of "8,789 Words of Wisdom"
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Yes, it’s “Words of Wisdom Wednesday” where I literally take a proverb, phrase or quote from the book entitled “8,789 Words of Wisdom” by Barbara Ann Kipfer,Workman Publishing Company, Inc. that seems to resonate with me at the moment and explain the why, what, when or how of it.

Today’s phrase is: Work for companies of good character!

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