Tag Archives: strive

Taking Risks ~ Volunteer

Try new things. Make yourself uncomfortable. Do the things that may risk making you look foolish – what do you have to lose? Leaders take risks. They are not afraid of doing what they believe. What do you believe in … Continue reading

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Follow Up Response Time

Pick up the pace and shorten your response time.  Don’t allow extra time to let a request sink in or to finish other “priorities.” We live in a fast paced world.  If you’re too slow, your response may not matter … Continue reading

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Learn to Say “No”

Some people are incapable of saying no when asked for help.  They are eager to please and always willing to pitch in.  But at some point, being agreeable becomes counterproductive.  Know your limits and realize when you are piling on … Continue reading

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No Fear

“Fear is the cheapest room in the house. I would like to see you living in better conditions.” ~ Hafiz Imagine what you can accomplish today without fear or doubt.  Be confident in your abilities and strengths.  Learn something new … Continue reading

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Appreciation

People want to feel what they do makes a difference. Continuous, supportive communication from managers, supervisors, associates and on the personal end family and friends is too often under emphasized.  It is a major, major motivator. Say thanks and don’t … Continue reading

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Leadership

A team lacking leadership winds up asking ‘What would you do?” “I don’t know, what do you think?”… Good leaders set out to find potential leaders. Great leaders don’t just find them, they transform them into a great leader.  Great … Continue reading

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Imagination

“One of the virtues of being young is that you don’t let the facts get in the way of your imagination.” ~ Sam Levenson “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed with the things you didn’t do than … Continue reading

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