Tag Archives: Management

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

English: One of the finest forms of creations ...
One of the finest forms of creations of nature,where the equilibrium between the sky and water exists,and make a natural harmony,on which people can understand the values of life… (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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 II of a 3 part series on How to Create Your Own Powerful List of Values that are meaningful to you, and only you.  We will look at adding to your current list of values you created in Part I by working with a Values List.

Continue reading

Too Much Information, Is This Adding To Our Stress?

In this TED Talk entitled “Will Our Kids Be a Different Species?”  Juan Enriquez  creates awareness around the idea that our brains may be evolving more rapidly than in any other time in our evolution; this may be due to the fact that we are trying to take-in as much data in a day than people used to take-in during a lifetime.  Can this explain the source of some of our stress?

Please check out Juan’s presentation and let me know what you think!

Continue reading

Work for Companies of Good Character!

Cover of "8,789 Words of Wisdom"
Cover of 8,789 Words of Wisdom Page 505

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!

Continue reading