November 23-25 2016 – Imagine a fireplace. The smoke fills the room. Your lungs feel dizzy. Outside, 13 horses dream of towers of hay. You sit in front of the flickering flames – among equals. You tell stories – stories of change, stories of meaning, stories of life. You inspire the others; the others . . . → Read More: Join Us At The Next Pit Stop For Game Changers
Do you remember Columbo alias Peter Falk in his worn-out trench coat? I loved that show when I was a teenager. The other day, a female training participant borrowed a page from the style-guide of Columbo. The training was over. Everyone had left the modernist training room. She was the last one. And just . . . → Read More: You Already Have It
What differentiates you from others? Why should we work with you? Or simply, Why you?
Do these or similar questions sound familiar to you as a professional service provider? I hear them again and again. Honestly, sometimes it annoys me to start all over again with every single new prospect. What I forget is . . . → Read More: Why You?
In 2001, Destiny’s Child smashed the billboard charts with their smash hit Survivor. I was 28 years old and Survivor was one of the club hits that year. I can still smell the disco smoke when I think of all those young souls jumping around, all of them wanting to survive.
The chorus of . . . → Read More: Are You A Survivor?
One day, after a two-day public speaking training, I received the most touching thank-you-note ever. It reminded me of the true power of public speaking: to say something meaningful to people who mean a lot to us. The question is: Will you stand up next time or will you stay seated?
This kind English . . . → Read More: The Real Gift