Two Non-Squishy Reasons for Gratitude

By Neil Phillips. This is the time of year when you read a lot about finding your sources of gratitude and expressing an attitude of gratitude throughout the season.   After you read 6 or 7 of these, they seem squishy.  Squishy in the way that they have a sense of insincerity or are over ingratiating.  [...]

By | 2017-11-20T18:06:03+00:00 November 21st, 2017|Coaching, Leadership, Mindfulness|0 Comments

Coaching to Create a Well Defined Vision

By Neil Phillips. Every single leadership book I read, and I read a lot of them, points to vision, seeing where you are going, as a vital part of leading. Many of you have a vision for your future.  Unfortunately, for some of you, it is ill-defined. I remember my vision in 1986.  (Yes, I [...]

By | 2017-10-25T19:02:00+00:00 October 31st, 2017|Coaching, Mindfulness|0 Comments

Are You Excited About Work?

By Neil Phillips. Do you spend most of your time leading or managing?  You do both, and you get to decide which part of your job is the favorite part.  I realize this can be one of those weird questions that makes you laugh just before you get to work on important stuff.  Take 3 [...]

By | 2017-10-16T12:35:05+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Direct Sales Leadership, Leadership, Mindfulness|0 Comments

How to Say No (Video)

By Mary McLoughlin. The hardest time management skill is saying “no.”  This most simple time management strategy can feel like the most painful. Do time management issues sometimes seem overwhelming? Time management is one of those life skills that had direct application for direct selling leaders.  The better you become at it, the more you [...]

By | 2017-08-14T16:46:38+00:00 August 15th, 2017|Focus Management, Mindfulness|0 Comments

Managing the Overwhelm (Video)

By Mary McLoughlin. We all get there, when life just plain gets to be too much. Overwhelm is a response to unresolved negative emotion. Depression is a big one. Grief is another. Do time management issues sometimes seem overwhelming? Time management is one of those life skills that had direct application for direct selling leaders.  [...]

By | 2017-08-09T16:36:19+00:00 August 10th, 2017|Focus Management, Mindfulness|0 Comments

Tame the Paper Tiger (Video)

By Mary McLoughlin. In the blink of an eye, paper covers just about every surface in our home. I know it makes me want to roar like a mad tiger! Do time management issues make you want to scream sometimes? Time management is one of those life skills that had direct application for direct selling [...]

By | 2017-08-09T16:13:11+00:00 August 8th, 2017|Focus Management, Mindfulness|0 Comments

Eliminate the Electronic Overload (Video)

By Mary McLoughlin. Do time management issues make you want to scream sometimes? Time management is one of those life skills that had direct application for direct selling leaders.  The better you become at it, the more you get done well and the more you enjoy what you are doing.  This series is designed to [...]

By | 2017-08-02T16:18:28+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|Focus Management, Mindfulness|0 Comments

Follow Up Starts with a System (Video)

By Mary McLoughlin. Time management is one of those life skills that had direct application for direct selling leaders.  The better you become at it, the more you get done well and the more you enjoy what you are doing.  This series is designed to support your fine tuning of your time management skills. This [...]

By | 2017-08-01T06:18:24+00:00 August 1st, 2017|Focus Management, Mindfulness|0 Comments

I Just Can’t Get It All Done! (Video)

By Mary McLoughlin Time management is a thread through just about every coaching conversation with my clients. As we reflect on how to make the most of the 86,400 seconds in every 24 hour day, we almost always conclude that putting together a number of simple strategies works. Over the next six blogs, I’ll be [...]

By | 2017-07-27T06:12:05+00:00 July 27th, 2017|Focus Management, Mindfulness|0 Comments

Connect and Be the Change

By Karen Orem. One of the most profound statements from Mahatma Gandhi is the simple command to “Be the change you wish to see in the world.” In the midst of our daily, weekly, summer turmoil, it’s more important than ever to reflect and access what we add to our world, in our day-to-day lives, [...]

By | 2017-06-21T18:57:58+00:00 June 20th, 2017|Direct Sales Leadership, Leadership, Mindfulness|0 Comments