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The following is from “The Best Way Out is Always Through – The Power of Perseverance” by BJ Gallagher “My learning disability gave me certain advantages, because I was able to live in the moment and capitalize on opportunities I spotted.” […]

The following is from “The Push – The Power of Encouragement” by David McNally and Mac Anderson Encouragement can come in many forms. Sometimes it is the courageous, honest words of a friend or loved one that help us make a course […]

The following is from “What’s the Big Idea? How One Idea Can Change Your Business and Your Life” by Mac Anderson This is the second part of this series. Check out the first part here! 6. The ‘Devil Is in […]

The following is from “What’s the Big Idea? How One Idea Can Change Your Business and Your Life” by Mac Anderson You can see the second part of this series here! There’s no one-size fits all for entrepreneurs. Some, like […]

The following excerpt is from “The Power of Discipline: 7 Ways It Can Change Your Life” by Bryan Tracy There is perhaps no area of your life where self-discipline is more important than in the way you manage your time. Time management […]

The following excerpt is from “The Power of Teamwork: Inspired by the Blue Angels” by Scott Beare and Michael McMillan Successful teamwork starts at the top with qualified leaders who provide strategic vision, and establish team goals and priorities. Team leaders […]

The following is an excerpt from “The Butterfly Effect: How Your Life Matters” by Andy Andrews He was a thirty-four year old schoolteacher, but on the hot, humid day of July 2, 1863, Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain was in the fight […]

The following is an excerpt from “You Can’t Send a Duck to Eagle School, and Other Simple Truths of Leadership,” by Mac Anderson I’ve lived in Chicago for the past 30 years, and as you might expect, I’m a huge Chicago […]

This excerpt is taken from “The Right to Lead,” by John C. Maxwell. When U.S. Army General H. Norman Schwarzkopf was a colonel, he commanded the First Battalion of the Sixth Infantry, a unit previously known as the “worst of the […]

The following is an excerpt from “What It Takes To Be Number One” by Vince Lombardi and Vince Lombardi, Jr. Running a football team is no different than running a business. Results are the bottom line. What running any organization […]