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Is Our Embellishing Culture About To End?

Lee Trevino, the colorful professional golfer of the 60s and 70s, often said, “The older I get, the better I used to be.” He was not unique among the many former great sportspeople and show people who entertained us with … Continue reading

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Tribute To Jim Shields, An RV Industry Giant

The world lost Jim Shields yesterday.  Jim was an RV Dealer in Northern California.  His stores operated under the Pan Pacific RV Centers brand.  Operating RV dealerships was a second career that he started in the 1980s.  He left his … Continue reading

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Add Energy To Everything You Do!

Stay fresh and be energized? How long have you been doing what you’re doing?  How long have you been in your current environment —  location, job, relationship?  Do you wake up with energy and look forward to each day?  Is your job, … Continue reading

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Learning to Lead

How does one learn to lead? Experience is a good teacher. Participate at every level. Don’t back away from positions of responsibility. For example, class officer, extra-curricular activity leader, and sports team captain are great ways to gain leadership experience. … Continue reading

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Are You Customer Friendly?

What do customers think of you?  Is it fun to deal with you or has your business become a bureaucracy?  Living and working in the national capital region enables us to see bureaucracies at every level from our small city … Continue reading

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What behavior builds trust for you?

Who were the few top builders of trust that you personally experienced? What did they do that was different? Fortunately, I have had several colleagues (people to whom I reported, some who reported to me, and others with whom I … Continue reading

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Want Success with Sanity? Try Delegating.

Delegating is a learned skill.   In the process of business development between start-up and growth there is a point that demands delegation.  My work with leaders in different size organizations validates this premise.  With the right people working in them, … Continue reading

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