Tag Archives: Change

Using the ‘Fundamental Five’ to Organize Your New Year’s Resolutions

It’s that time of year again…as the clock winds down on 2013, countless Americans are busy outlining the goals and resolutions that they plan to tackle in the New Year, just as soon as the ball drops in Times Square … Continue reading

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Change Your Words…Change Your Actions

When I came across the quote below a few months back, from Laura Vanderkam – author of 168 Hours, it really resonated with me…actually, better descriptions are probably that it “hit me right between the eyes” or that it “shook … Continue reading

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How to Use Your Return from Vacation to Drive Continuous Personal Development

Returning from vacation can be tough. How often do we hear our friends and colleagues say that they need a vacation from their vacation?  It’s sad (but true) that many vacations end up being tiring and stressful events, with overly … Continue reading

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Work/Life Balance – The Balance Doesn’t Matter…It’s About Control

Recently, during a semi-regular review of the TED Archives, I came across this great TED Talk (How to Make Work-Life Balance Work) from Nigel Marsh (Filmed at TEDxSydney in May 2010).  While perhaps not directly linked to Lean, Performance Management … Continue reading

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‘Goal Congruence’ and the Focused New Year’s Resolution

Since this blog is the result of a New Year’s Resolution to begin sharing my writing online, I hope you’ll indulge a few initial posts on the subject of resolutions (or perhaps more broadly…goal-setting…), even though we’re well beyond the … Continue reading

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Just Get Started…

With this first post, that’s exactly what I’m setting out to do…to just get started… For several years, I’ve done a great job of consuming content…reading popular blogs, following insightful people on Twitter…you name it.  I felt pretty good about … Continue reading

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