—A Shot is a poignant leadership tip from “a rifle.” Yes, leadership coach, Tom Newhouse, uses a rifle from his farming heritage to “tell it like it is.” — I HAD MANY SHOOTERS but only one marksman. That was Rudy—this overweight farmer with an amputated leg. He got the most from his actions, not wasting any. …Read More about Shot 5: CONCENTRATION
—A Shot is a poignant leadership tip from “a rifle.” Yes, leadership coach, Tom Newhouse, uses a rifle from his farming heritage to “tell it like it is.” — FOR A GOOD DEAL of my years, I was the rifle in the corner, in the corner of the shop that is. On the farm, the shop …Read More about Shot 4: LISTEN UP
—A Shot is a poignant leadership tip from “a rifle.” Yes, leadership coach, Tom Newhouse, uses a rifle from his farming heritage to “tell it like it is.” — THERE WE WERE—Rudy, my marksman, and I, atop a stack of hay bales, peering out a Quonset window. It was early morning, pre-dawn, and Rudy …Read More about Shot 3: AIM STEADY
IN SEARCH OF WHOLENESS “This being human is a guest house. Every morning is a new arrival. A joy, a depression, a meanness, some momentary awareness come as an unexpected visitor… Welcome and entertain them all. Treat each guest honorably. The dark thought, the shame, the malice, meet them at the door laughing, and …Read More about IN SEARCH OF WHOLENESS
3 Steps to Unlock Disproportionate Reactions Do you have moments when you find yourself wreaking havoc and on a rampage that is out of proportion to the situation you are in? Moments where you think, “This can’t be me!” I do. And I wonder who I am in that moment. But I’ve learned over the …Read More about 3 Steps to Unlock Disproportionate Reactions
One Wedding and Four Deaths It has been an interesting week for me. A royal wedding and four deaths. Wrapped inside these experiences is the essences of love. Love for me is a life force I feel within. And stories that nest together like Russian wooden dolls – matryoshka – or stacking dolls. Of course, …Read More about One Wedding and Four Deaths
UNLOCKING YOUR STORY…THE POWER OF YOUR PURPOSE UNLOCKING YOUR STORY…THE POWER OF YOUR PURPOSE We have not come into the world to be numbered; we have been created for a purpose; for great things; to love and be loved. Mother Teresa of Calcutta Our stories makes us human. Many, many years ago, when …Read More about UNLOCKING YOUR STORY…THE POWER OF YOUR PURPOSE
A Spice Girls song title from the 90’s comes to mind when making decisions that affect our business, our careers, and our lives. Sometimes it’s hard enough just to figure out the best way to navigate traffic in the morning, where to go for dinner, or how to prioritize when the unexpected shows up. …Read More about WHAT DO YOU REALLY, REALLY WANT…AND WHY?