On the "Great Communicator's" birthday, you might do well to reflect on that. How are you leading? Would people say you're quite keen to get the credit for the great things achieved by your team, and by your organization? Or would they say you don't care about that? Are you

What Exactly Does It Mean "To Trust?"

In the English language we have but one word, and it's trust. But how do we put our finger on it? We seem to totter back and forth on the power behind it. Sometimes we'll say something like, "I'll trust you until you give me a reason not to." Is this really putting your full

Mind Control-get People To Do Whatever You Want

When you hear the words “mind control,” a few standard images probably come to mind: religious cults, brainwashed followers, bizarre psychiatric experiments. But mind control is anything but standard. It isn’t about turning the people around you into zombies or standing on a pulpit

Hibernation for Tranquility

People are familiar with the image of bear hibernation although that is just an awake prone dormant sleep-like state. During a long period of inactivity without eating food or drinking water, but just using the stored energy in its body until awaking, the bear gets thinner, and there must have been

The 7 Skills of Effective Leadership

When it comes to leadership, there are a lot of books available that seem to all tout the same 7 skills in different defining points. Sifting through all the different points of view is difficult to say the least. The reason why everyone works with the seven basic skill sets is simply because they a

What To Expect From Motivational Speakers

People are sometimes intimidated with motivational speakers mainly because they are unable to accept change in their life and a motivator encourages a person to change for the better. This kind of spe

It Is Stupid to Reject Wisdom

Suggested Reading: Proverb 1:20-23 God's wisdom is not hard to find, because His "wisdom calls aloud in the street." Here wisdom is portrayed as a woman. In Greek, the word for wisdom is Sophia -a female name.

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Do You Have the Courage to Change?

Self development and improvement is all about change. If we were happy with the status quo, we wouldn't be seeking to improve ourselves, would we? Yet, change requires us to get out of our comfort ...

The Basics Needed For Success

Regardless of whether it is individual, group or team success we are pursuing there is wide array of skills, knowledge and passion needed to attain our prescribed definition of success. Each pursuit will be individually different depending on a number of issues involved. The individuals or team memb

What Exactly Happens in a Residential Rehab Centre?

Drug addiction is one of the most encountered health disorders by the youth of today. Described as a pathological condition, where the diagnosis of drug inflicted diseases are made through bodily fluids, drug addiction refers to a state of an extensive use of drugs which gradually leads to it's

OJ, Jekyll, Hyde & Romans 7

Everyday I try to read at least one chapter of the Bible for my daily Bible devotional. Today I was scheduled to read Romans 7. This had always been one of the hardest chapters in the Bible for me to understand until I read a little book written years ago by Robert Louis Stevenson entitled, "Th

Health

Do You Have the Courage to Change?

Self development and improvement is all about change. If we were happy with the status quo, we wouldn't be seeking to improve ourselves, would we? Yet, change requires us to get out of our comfort ...

The Basics Needed For Success

Regardless of whether it is individual, group or team success we are pursuing there is wide array of skills, knowledge and passion needed to attain our prescribed definition of success. Each pursuit will be individually different depending on a number of issues involved. The individuals or team memb

What Exactly Happens in a Residential Rehab Centre?

Drug addiction is one of the most encountered health disorders by the youth of today. Described as a pathological condition, where the diagnosis of drug inflicted diseases are made through bodily fluids, drug addiction refers to a state of an extensive use of drugs which gradually leads to it's

OJ, Jekyll, Hyde & Romans 7

Everyday I try to read at least one chapter of the Bible for my daily Bible devotional. Today I was scheduled to read Romans 7. This had always been one of the hardest chapters in the Bible for me to understand until I read a little book written years ago by Robert Louis Stevenson entitled, "Th