Service and Selflessness Spotlight:
Thankful Hearts from Helping Hands
I'm always saying that service and selflessness pays off in ways we can never expect! I recently read a blog from a dear friend, Chris Duke, that shows just what I mean. It inspires us to offer our hands in service, our thankfulness for what we have and our heartfelt hope reminding us that 'real miracles happen daily!' I invite you to read this touching story about bringing happiness to someone else, the importance of perspective, and the gratitude that comes from an opportunity to serve others.
10 Ways to Succeed in Any Job
We often switch between leader and follower many times in a single day, and success in any job depends just as much on being a great follower as it does on being a great leader. Read my latest Huffington Post article for 10 ways to do just that.
A Bit of Shameless Self Promotion
Jeff Sanders hosts one of the top business podcasts on iTunes (The 5 am Miracle). He featured my book in his latest post, 3 Books for Discovering Your Ideal Career Path.
"Outside of Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl, Business Secrets of the Trappist Monks is easily one of the best books I have ever read. If you are an entrepreneur or just looking for a higher calling this book is perfect. The focus on selflessness is incredibly profound. It will likely create a paradigm shift in your thinking as it did mine."
- Jeff Sanders
The Power of Trust in Business
Sooner of later every executive realizes that 99 percent of the people she depends on for success don't report to her. The success of every CEO depends far more on vendors, stockholders, board members, regulators, politicians, strategic partners, the financial community, the media, and customers than it does on the relatively small number of paid employees that report to her either directly or indirectly. Leadership relies on persuasion and persuasion relies on trust. Discover the power of trust in business in my latest article for SAP Business Innovation.