In essence, both martial artists and leaders proceed along a pathway from doing to being. It’s the difference between someone who practices martial arts and a person who is a martial artist. Likewise, it’s the difference between a person who has leadership responsibilities and someone who is a leader.Read More
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As a fifth degree Black Belt and a Master Instructor with the Golden Knights Karate, I firmly believe that there are many lessons to be learned from martial arts to challenge people and organizations to maximize their impact.Read More
If you are like me, you have friends and acquaintances from all over the social and political spectrum. I have varying levels of feelings and respect toward each and every one of them. So, in the current environment where change is swift and misinformation is swifter, I’ve challenged myself to live by a couple of principles.Read More
I am honored to be interviewed for my expertise, but I also have the understanding that I too am still on the path, still being called to adjust and change… understanding that leadership is committing to growth by maintaining the goal of perfection with the knowledge that perfection is unattainable.
It is most definitely in the pursuit that we can find our success.Read More
As we dig deeper into the search for our 2016 presidential candidates a familiar commentary fills our car speakers and television screens. I use the word dig purposefully as we yet again watch the message get lost in the dust as hopefuls dig themselves deeper and deeper into the political pit. I’m not going to bore you with my thoughts about each candidate’s strengths and weaknesses; rather, I’m just sharing my opinion about the process with the people who want my vote: The one’s holding the shovels.Read More