Dolphins, Apologies And Self-confidence

Douglas Adams had what was likely an important insight into the nature of free will. If you were free to do what you will, what would you choose? Before you take your pick, here is Adams’ point for you to contemplate, “It is an important and popular fact that things are not always what they […]

Why Connect?

In the last chapter, we saw a successful leadership connection supports and furthers the mutual interests of the agency and the person with whom the connection is made. For a successful connection, the agency has to be very clear about what its interests are. Why? is not for the sake of yesterday. We never use […]

Three Steps To Success: Step One

Justin brings you a narration of the first section of Three Steps To Success: A Self-help Toolbox for Young Readers. This link takes you to the books page on Amazon: Three Steps To Success Justin hopes you enjoy his narration and I hope you and your young readers enjoy the book. DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts […]

Angels, Beer and the Cost of Anger – Audio TidBits Podcast

“If a man is not rising upwards to be an angel, depend upon it, he is sinking downwards to be a devil.” What do you think about this pronouncement from Samuel Taylor Coleridge? If you are skeptical about this angel thing, consider what George Elliot said, “The golden moments in the stream of life rush […]

Really Really? – Audio TidBits Podcast

If you aren’t fired with enthusiasm, you will be fired with enthusiasm. Vince Lombardi This isn’t always true but is true enough often enough. It may not be true if you are the boss’ kid, the only one who knows how to drive the truck, or if it’s your ball and you will take it […]

I Forgot or perhaps The Dog Ate My Homework – Audio TidBits Podcast

Real memory problems are uncommon. But forgetting or not remembering to remember is very common. If it only happens once in a while and seldom involves important things, it is no big deal. It is a problem if forgetting is a regular reason for not doing things. It does get to a point when “I […]

The Great Mouse Is Trapped In The New York Subway

Our intrepid hunters have pursued the Great Mouse to the depths of New York’s subway system. The Great Mouse continues to confound them and the members of New York’s elite terrorist team even with the addition of their amazing laser fire power. The Great Mouse can shift and suddenly appear and disappear as the hunters […]

Batter Up!

It does not matter who thinks you should not be the batter, are not the right person for the job, are not qualified, are not worthy. Your success is on the line; and it is time for you to add another line to your success mantra: • Focus, Focus, Focus! Do not let fear of […]

Successful Leadership Connections – Audio TidBits Podcast

Successfully establishing and maintaining the leadership connections identified in Chapter Two require answering several questions. Who connects with whom? What is the content of the connection? Where does the connection occur? When do the people connect? Why do they invest the time and energy required to connect? How is the connection initiated and sustained? Consider […]

Have Faith

“I think you are fine just the way you are, trust you with that which is mine, and believe that you give everything you do your best effort.” There you go, “faith” in a nutshell. Are you honestly able to say that to your significant other? If so, you have faith. If not, there may […]