Foster the Beautiful

“Foster the beautiful, and every hour thou callest new flowers to birth.” – Schiller James Wood, Dictionary of Quotations,  1899 The secret to unlocking the full potential of any of your relationships – be they lovers, colleagues, family or friends – is found in taking the time to foster the beautiful qualities you recognize in them. This should …

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Time to Think

A colleague and dear friend of mine gave me an excellent book the other day called "Time to Think: Listening to Ignite the Human Mind" by Nancy Kline. I read it yesterday afternoon and I am strongly contemplating making this required reading for the entire company. The author began the book's introduction with a story …

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How to Reach your Full Potential

"Your reputation is what you are perceived to be; your character is what you are."  Do you stop to consider how successful you've been in your life?  Perhaps more importantly, have you stopped to consider what really is the measure of success?  My father-in-law often says that "success is optional" and how true that is!  If you have …

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