Do you think you only need to work harder to be more successful?

 Jeff Bezos wanted to be a physicist until he realized he was good, but not great. So instead he founded Amazon. That is the short version of a much longer story with a few more steps until he became the richest man in the world. But the essence of his path is one that all […]

Are you a high S on the #DISC?

DISC is great tool for self-awareness. It measures your personality style and provides insight into how to better communicate. But sometimes people are biased towards a style different than their own. The most often misunderstood style is Supportive because people with a high S can be quiet and helpful, which can be confused as being […]

Success is knowing when to hold fast and when to bend

Should you focus on your strengths or fix your weaknesses? Too often we are coached to fix what is assumed to be broken and we ignore what seems to be working fine. Dr. Robert A. Rohm has made a career of helping people to better understand their personality strengths using the assessment he created to […]

Leverage your natural strengths when you’re facing challenging situations

Resilience is a big buzz word right now. It’s been months since the start of the pandemic and we’re all feeling a bit frayed. On top of the usual challenges of life, there is a lot of extra stress, and our normal distractions, releases, and comforts are very restricted. So everyone is talking about the […]

Is your organization’s culture supporting you?

This year is a once-in-a-century event (we hope) that is testing our technology, patience, and mental well-being. Work-from-home (WFM) is a boon to some and a bane to many. Humans are social and being away from our workplaces, which are normally a big part of where we get our interaction energy is a challenging. Virtual […]

Networking, networking, networking…

Fantastic Stand Out! WebEd virtual session yesterday with 15 inspiring leaders. Highlight of the day was this quote from husband of one of the participants – Adam Maciuba. It completely captures the importance of the dreaded networking. Not that it needs to be difficult. Networking is just building and nurturing relationships. Looking forward to sharing […]