Can A Person Be A ManaLeader

leader vs. manager

Repost from 2012 We hear a lot about a leader or manager and usually those two areas of authority don’t intermix. However would it benefit a person to become a ManaLeader, someone who has both management and leadership skills? This would mean no matter your job or title you would be learning and applying both […]

7 Foundational Roles of a Leader (Pt.1)

Leadership Roles

There are at least 7 foundational roles you will need to implement if you want to be an effective and successful leader. They include: leading, managing, concentrating on the vision, training your people, building a strong team, cultivating the environment, and delivering results. Every leader should learn about and focus on these roles. Let’s dive […]

One Effective way to Finding your Strengths


William Blake said, “The true method of knowledge is experiment.” Experimenting in a variety of activities can help you to find your areas of strength. The key is to participate in the activities you enjoy, have a passion for, and that pull at your deepest heartstrings. You should play or work in a variety of […]

Perseverance Quotes

Perseverance Quotes

Below are a collection of quotes on Perseverance. If you sign up to my email list I will send you a PDF copy of Success Quotes, Foundational Elements for Lasting Success and Characteristics and Qualities of a Great Leader: A Quote Book Full of Truth and Wisdom. All you need to do is to enter […]

Employees who report receiving recognition and praise within the last seven days show increased productivity, get higher scores from customers, and have better safety records. They’re just more engaged at work. ~Tom Rath

How to Win at Failing

Win dice

Everyone fails but not everyone wins at failing. Michael Jordan said, “I have failed over and over again. That is why I succeed.” To turn your failures into wins you need to adapt certain fundamentals including: take ownership, learning from what happened, and picking yourself up. Let’s discuss each of those areas. 1. Take ownership- […]

It is better to lead from behind and to put others in front, especially when you celebrate victory when nice things occur. You take the front line when there is danger. Then people will appreciate your leadership. ~Nelson Mandela

8 Essential Spiritual Development Methods for Faith-Based Leaders (Pt. 2)

Spiritual Development

Successful faith-based leaders know the importance of continual spiritual development. In part 1 we discussed these 4 essential methods of spiritual development: Prayer, worshiping, Bible reading, and tithing (Click here to read the first part). After reading the below 4 you should spend time to determine which methods you should implement into your life so […]

Answering the Age Old Question: Are Leaders Born or Made?

Are Leaders Born or Made

The question, “is a leader born or made?” has been debated for centuries. Previous generation thought leaders are only born. They believed a person could only become a leader if they had the leadership gene or DNA. In one of my previous job positions an older gentleman always went on and on about how a […]