Posts Tagged 'john maxwell'

Leadership is Influence

Written on September 25, 2012 at 11:18 am

I was watching the news this morning as the anchors were discussing the various politicians and past presidents who had the keen ability to “influence” world leaders and thereby shape foreign policy.

As I listened, it occurred to me that the key to any type of leadership is the ability to influence others. Political or otherwise.

It also occurred to me that some people have a natural ability to influence while others have to work harder at it.

Either way, influence is necessary in positions of leadership and respect is the key.

No matter your political affiliation or allegiance, I …


Gotta Have It to Give It

Written on August 31, 2011 at 5:17 pm

Having just come off of a 4 day training in West Palm Beach, Florida with some of the brightest minds in the coaching and training industry, I am a whirlwind of ideas, thoughts, and emotions.

I can’t even describe how excited I am to be adding new mentors into my life such as Paul Martinelli, Christian Simpson, Ed DeCosta, Roddy Galbraith, Scott Fay, and last but certainly not least, author, speaker, teacher, leadership guru and mentor to many, John Maxwell.

How exciting it is to now be one of John Maxwell’s Independent Certified Coaches, Trainers, and Speakers and also a …