Job Security – No Problem

Last week I had lunch with a young guy in the banking industry.  I met Al about 10 years ago when he was just a teller and hadn’t seen him since then.  Today he pulled up to the restaurant in a gorgeous new Infinity, had on a stunning suit and is now the community director of a very powerful bank.  I knew little about what had transpired for him in those last ten years – but I do know he’s in an industry that has been struggling and has a whole lot of people who have been let go. However, … Read More

Unlock your best ideas – here’s how…

Dan, I feel like I’ve lost my creativity. My work has sucked all the juices out of me. Do you have any ideas on how to get the creative juices flowing again? I can’t even sit down and think of my hobbies. What if I can’t think of anything I would “love” to do? Tips to unlock your creativity  You need to “sit” longer. Get away from your normal routine. Go for a long walk, exercise more Take an art (woodworking, sculpture, gardening) class Put yourself around people who are high performers. Henry Ford once said he didn’t want executives … Read More