Want to understand the latest trends that will affect your business? The Five Friends share their ideas.
From Larry Winget: Most reach the end of the year and look back to do some evaluation. If you haven’t done that yet, do it now. Seriously, stop right now and look back at the last eleven months and give yourself a ten second gut check critique of your life, [...]
The Five Friends share what makes them happy. What makes you happy?
This week we share our favorite dinner guests. Who would you invite to your fantasy dinner party? Why would you invite them? From Randy Pennington: The list of leaders I would love to speak with is a mile long – Lincoln, Gandhi, Martin Luther King … even Hitler. My first [...]
From Scott McKain: “Elected political leader as manager” is a dated, misplaced notion. Let’s change our thinking about the jobs of those we elect to significant positions. I never thought Jack Welch was an expert on nuclear power or broadcasting – even though GE did both while he was CEO. [...]
From Mark Sanborn: The quick answer is that my greatest inspiration comes from my faith, family and friends, in that order. While true, that answer is incomplete. On a practical level there is a fourth thing that helps me stay inspired, and that is focus. There are four valuable activities [...]
Jennifer Lopez applauded. Meryl Streep almost leapt to her feet. Social media exploded. If Patricia Arquette’s goal was to get people talking, her plea for wage equality between women and men was a huge success. Now for the hard part: making the change. It made me think of an example [...]
Would you walk away from a job while you are at the top of your game? Would you give up a nightly platform that makes you the highest paid television host in the world plus opens the door for unlimited other revenue streams? Most wouldn’t. That’s why you aren’t Jon [...]
From Larry Winget Mine should be called what I relearned this year: Time spent with friends is worth every minute and every dollar invested. A few days, a few bucks, a few great meals, some good whiskey, along with some lies and laughs will do wonders for you. Time spent [...]
The death of Michael Brown and the subsequent events are a tragedy. Everywhere you look someone is blaming an individual or group for the anger, hurt, riots, looting, building burning, and feelings of injustice that have invaded our consciousness. No one person or group is responsible for this tragedy. The [...]