How to Better Understand Federal Leadership – Nu Leadership Series
How to Better Understand Federal Leadership – Nu Leadership Series

” Great leaders are almost always great simplifiers, who can cut through argument, debate and doubt, to offer a solution everybody can understand.” Colin Powell Understanding employees is a critical ingredient for most organizations. Why is the federal system impersonal about federal employees’ needs in the workplace? What can effective…

How Can a Life Coach Help You Build a Successful Future?
How Can a Life Coach Help You Build a Successful Future?

A life coach will provide you with the support you need to focus on building a successful and fulfilling future. Perhaps you are at a crossroads, need to make decisions or move forward? Maybe you’re not sure about the next step or are just stuck in a rut? A good…

Goal Setting and Why People Fail to Have Goals
Goal Setting and Why People Fail to Have Goals

Goalsa are important for all successes in the world. We need goals to guide our direction. Like a destination in the map, goals let us know where we want to go and how to get there. There is evidence that people who have written goals vastly achieve more than the…

On Motivation and Trust in Leadership
On Motivation and Trust in Leadership

I’m sometimes asked, “How do you get people to work with you?” This comes from my career in education management and also from the tutoring and coaching I do. I’m going to confess right away that I am not, like Superman, from an alien planet and the Sun has not…

How to Become a Better Leader by Living Optimally
How to Become a Better Leader by Living Optimally

A big part of leadership is leading by example. Whether they run a large organization or a small group of people, looking and feeling the part of a leader is part of that equation. By living an optimal life, the leader helps to set the example through his or her…

Why Leaders Need COURAGE
Why Leaders Need COURAGE

I remember, years ago, reading someone’s bumper sticker, which read, Courtesy is Contagious, and initially misreading it, and thinking it said, courageous, instead. While one might wonder why I relate that, to effective leadership, one must realize that a true leader must proceed forward, in a well-meaning, quality, considerate, considerate,…

Health and Societal Effects of Alcohol and Alcoholism – Facts You Need to Know
Health and Societal Effects of Alcohol and Alcoholism – Facts You Need to Know

Alcohol is used as a celebratory gesture in just about every culture across the globe. It’s used for New Years, Christmas, birthdays, weddings, graduations, bar mitzvahs, and to commemorate just about any special occasion. In America, it’s almost like an earned rite of passage, where the elders hand the younger…

Personal Triumphs and Bumps in the Road – Accomplishing Goals
Personal Triumphs and Bumps in the Road – Accomplishing Goals

Reaching your goals through personal triumphs can mean a lot when you have a home business. Some obstacles are very easy to overcome. Others are very difficult. The main thing is getting through the tough times and the easy times without giving up. Giving up is too easy. I like…

Believers and Chameleons
Believers and Chameleons

Leaders are believers. The rest are chameleons. And there is nothing necessarily wrong with any of these options as long as this is a conscious choice. By believers we do not mean religious or cultural beliefs, but organic and granular beliefs we were born with (our purpose and passion) often…

An Addiction and a Brighter Future
An Addiction and a Brighter Future

A Xanax addiction is often perpetuated by the medical practitioner who is prescribing the medication. Unfortunately, this is one of the many medications which can now be purchased through online pharmacies. This means that while a prescription might not be available through a local medical professional, there are willing online…