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Personal Leadership

Life Vision: Is your Business Serving Your Life?

September 17th, 2010 · No Comments · Personal Leadership, Vision

Our business is meant to serve our life. However for that to happen, we first need to get very clear about how we want our lives to be.

What kind of life do you want to create?

As the CEO of your life, one of your most important jobs is to define your life vision. It’s tempting to begin with a picture that’s a practical, predictable continuation of your life so far. Instead, I invite you to design a vision that’s based on what really matters. One that, if you lived it, would be an extraordinary life for you.

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Passion: Your Compass

July 16th, 2010 · No Comments · Find Your Passion, Leadership, Personal Leadership

Our number one job as business owners is to discover our passion and then organize our business so that we are doing that most of the time.

Each one of us is born with the ability to be great at something (or several things). We are hard-wired from birth with these unique gifts and they cry out for us to use them. This is our passion, our brilliance, our calling – what we do best and most love doing.

Identifying your passion and putting it to work at the heart of your business is one of the secrets to a thriving and fulfilling business; a business you love, one that’s sustainable and one with endless possibilities.

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Complete Your Year with Passion & Purpose

December 17th, 2009 · No Comments · Personal Leadership

Season’s Greetings! As December comes to a close, and business winds down for many of us, I encourage you to develop a “ritual” for reviewing, reflecting and celebrating the richness of your year. Here are a few of the best questions I’ve found to help you savor your highlights, release what’s unneeded and open to gratitude.

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Cultivate a Prosperity Mindset

April 9th, 2009 · No Comments · Personal Leadership, Prosperity

Daily we are bombarded with newscasts rife with reports of new crises, unprecedented changes, and predictions of dire futures which can rock us to our core.

When we hear stories of century-old iconic businesses like General Motors and Chrysler verging on bankruptcy, making unheard of radical restructuring plans and literally haemorrhaging employees in downsizing, it can shake the confidence of even the most seasoned of us business owners.

It brings us face to face with perhaps the most fundamental choice there is. Do we see our world through the lens of scarcity, or of prosperity?

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Do What You do Best

March 1st, 2009 · No Comments · Passionate Services, Personal Leadership

Imagine what your business and your life would be like if you did what you do best and love doing, 80% of your day.

As a business owner or aspiring entrepreneur you are probably already aware of your strengths and talents. However, to maximize your business potential, you need to pinpoint your passionate abilities and make them the focus of your business.

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