Dallas HR

I am extremely excited to be speaking with the Dallas HR Executive Breakfast Series on Tuesday! It should be a fun discussion about core values and how we can live them in our daily lives. And it is a sold out meeting! This will kick off the second half of the year on speaking engagements. …

Your New Mantra

A friend of mine uses the following mantra for ensuring he exercises regularly: “It’s not IF I work out today, it’s WHEN I work out today.” When you set your mind to believe in this mantra and execute according to your own plan, you will exercise consistently. How easy is that? It is something I still think about …

Practice, Prowess, & Passion

Warren Bennis has been quoted as saying, “I used to think that running an organization was equivalent to conducting a symphony orchestra. But I don’t think that’s quite it; it’s more like jazz. There is more improvisation.” Being uniquely qualified to comment, as someone who has conducted orchestras, led jazz ensembles, and run at least …

The Leadership Puzzle

  Leadership is often described as an intricate puzzle with a seemingly endless number of pieces to arrange and put into place. It is a constantly evolving puzzle that is as challenging as it is rewarding to solve. As you add each piece, the solution becomes clearer and clearer. Recently, eight members of our Home …

What is Culture?

What is Culture? It is a great question and one that more and more people are asking. It is also a topic more and more people are paying attention to recently. Whether you are thinking about it or not…you are part of your Culture, and you…yes YOU, and influencing that Culture. Before we decide how …