Shifting Sands

Shifting Sands

Last week sands shifted for our country, people, and companies. For many years what we assumed was solid ground, changed. Various organizations quickly responded to the shifting sands and communicated their values, practices and beliefs to employees and customers....
A No. 1 Hit!

A No. 1 Hit!

Last week I was an ambassador at the Smokey Robinson Concert at the Winspear Opera House in Dallas. At 82 years old, he sang, danced, and told stories about his life including the early days of Motown. For those that may not know him, according to Biography Magazine,...
Creating a Masterpiece!

Creating a Masterpiece!

Last week, I attended a “Sip and Paint.”  In this creative endeavor you are guided to recreate a painting that gets better with coaching and “adult beverages.” Our mission was to paint the sunset over a field of bluebonnets, representing the Texas countryside that is...
A Spark That Ignites a Flame!

A Spark That Ignites a Flame!

You never know who someone is, what they believe, or where they have been until you “strike a chord” and get a response. Whether you are a refugee, movie star, or a business leader, when the spark occurs, your emotions may flame into a burn that is more than you...
60 Seconds Can Impact a Life!

60 Seconds Can Impact a Life!

I recently attended a seminar and one of the exercises asked us to identify a person who had impact in our life. I have been asked this question before, and I have typically identified my parents, loved ones, friends, bosses, … you know, the usual response. The...