Why It’s Better to Win and Lose Together

“Teamwork divides the tasks and multiplies the success” – Author Unknown Super Bowl LIII though thought by many to be less than exciting was, in fact, a textbook demonstration of teamwork. The New England Patriots didn’t win an unprecedented sixth championship on talent alone. The Patriots organization is powered by good players being led by …

Sow The Good Seeds God Sows in You

“Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that. But really great people make you feel that you, too, can become great.” - Mark Twain  I believe Mark Twain to be correct, great people make great contributions to society. Great people do great things for people because they see …

Why Life is Healthier With Boundaries

“We cannot set a boundary and simultaneously take care of another person’s feelings.” – Melody Beattie We all have friends who we feel tend to invade our personal space on occasion, and I’m sure we all know people we like and struggle with their being intrusive at times and yet, we say nothing. When we …

JSP QUOTES 8

"I believe the foundational principles of leadership remain the same and apply to all. The quotes below are my own, I learned them from the many mistakes which were also my own." Be Encouraged! "Great leaders aren’t necessarily standing head and shoulders above other leaders, they’re standing on the shoulders of the effective teams they assemble" …

Leading Into The Fray

Hard times arouse an instinctive desire for authenticity" - Coco Chanel   Authenticity begins at the point of accepting who we are as we are. I believe growing in self-awareness is scary at times because of the surprises that often accompany self-discovery. There’s no way around it, as leaders we will often be required to lead …