high endeavor

How to choose and reach your highest endeavors

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What is a high endeavor? Let me tell you... A High Endeavor is any undertaking worthy of your energy, love and devotion. This could mean showing up for your kid's soccer game, washing the dishes or listening to a friend in need. These…

Doing Nothing Is Good For Your Soul

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When is the last time you did nothing? I'm talking NUH-THING! Literally just sat there completely idle -- not watching your favorite show on Netflix or reading a book.  Are you constantly checking off a to-do list and battling the guilt that…
women in leadership

Women in Leadership: Gain Confidence Through Adventure

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While there are many companies blazing trails for gender equality, the fact remains, women are not equally represented in leadership positions. It is still a very male dominated world.  A quick google search, and you'll find shocking details…

Time Thief: Procrastination

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Procrastination is the reason smart people fail to succeed. Have you ever set out to complete an important task only to find yourself doing something entirely different? You ventured to the kitchen for lunch even though you just ate an hour…

7 Reasons to Join a Mastermind Group

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7 Reasons To Join A Mastermind Group A mastermind is not an evil genius, but rather a peer-to-peer mentoring group designed to help its members improve personally and professionally. The fifth element in the Five Elements of Adventure is Great…

Feeling Stuck? Reach Your Plateau?

Feeling stuck? Funny how we think of plateaus in a negative light. Plateaus can actually be perfect for resting and absorbing the surroundings – taking it all in, 360 degrees around. But plateaus can grow stale quickly. What comes next? Is…
leadership curiosity

Curiosity Fuels Leadership. Now, Do You Have It?

Curiosity just sounds like a great quality, doesn't it? If no one were ever curious, this might be written in symbols on the wall of a cave rather than on a global network of electrons accessible by just about anyone on the planet. But while…
Porro

Expert Interview Series: Jeff Porro of Porro Associates LLC About How Inspirational Speakers Create Unforgettable Speeches

Jeff Porro's unique combination of talent and experience helps executives use the spoken word to engage their most important audiences - funders, clients, investors, employees, the press, and the public. We had a chance to chat with Jeff about…

Road Warrior? Two Must Have Pieces of Gear

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Quick and dirty and to the point - over the years I have had a love/hate relationship with travel. I find the disruption to my normal routine both energizing and unsettling. Energizing in that it breaks me from my normal thought patterns and…

Team Development Trends to Watch in 2017

Team development is surely an evolving concept. One certainty is that team development will be every bit as essential to organizational success in 2017 as it always has been. The corporate world is anything but static, and team building strategies…
Leadership coaching

Expert Interview Series: Cy Wakeman of Reality-Based Leadership About Leadership Coaching Based on How Things Are Instead of What You Want Them To Be

Cy Wakeman, the president and founder of Reality-Based Leadership, is a dynamic international keynote speaker, business consultant, New York Times bestselling author, and global thought leader with over 20 years' experience cultivating a revolutionary…

How the Holidays Can Boost Your Team Building

There's little disagreement that most people feel higher stress levels during the end-of-year holidays. The many additional responsibilities people take on, including gift shopping, attending social events, hosting family and friends, and dealing…