An MIT Grad’s Pursuit of Success

An MIT Grad’s Pursuit of Success

My parents were high school teachers, and we were told to focus on education. Dad was the first graduate in his family EVER – got 2 bachelor’s and a master’s degree. Mom was the first woman to finish high school in my Dad’s family. She got 2 bachelor’s and a...
Life not going as planned? You have THREE options…

Life not going as planned? You have THREE options…

You have a good education and a good job… you’re on LinkedIn. Are you as successful as you should be? Are you the achiever among your classmates, colleagues, friends, family and competitors? If you are, congratulations! Otherwise, read on… Comparison motivates us to...
INTENTIONAL LIVING is BETTER than JUST FOCUS

INTENTIONAL LIVING is BETTER than JUST FOCUS

You obviously need focus to concentrate your efforts on what you value highly, BUT… if you do not follow the focus with intentional decisions and actions (aligned with your focus), you will never achieve your goals. Focus alone is not enough. Being intentional...
iCLIMB Framework for Personal Development

iCLIMB Framework for Personal Development

All of us have tried to improve ourselves over time. We’ve read books, listened to podcasts, watched videos and listened to the ‘gurus’. Yet, most of us are struggling with personal development. I was too. Then, it dawned on me. I went back all the way back to my...
Achieve your Goals with the iCHANGE Model

Achieve your Goals with the iCHANGE Model

We have dreams and goals but not a written plan for achieving them (we just want outcomes). A plan details actions and also changes to yourself/your organization to become capable/worthy of achieving the goals. But, how will you change if you don’t know what to...
Do You Care What Others Say?

Do You Care What Others Say?

A local pastor entered his donkey in a race and it won! The pastor was so pleased with the donkey that he entered it in another race, and it won again.   The local paper read: PASTOR’S ASS OUT FRONT.   The Bishop was so upset with this kind of...