Quote of the Day – Adams on Leadership

John Quincy Adams

“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” – John Quincy Adams Am I a Leader? Yesterday’s quote by Eisenhower explained what leadership is.  Today’s quote by John Quincy Adams gives us some indicators to determine whether or not we are leaders.  As one [...]

Quote of the Day – Eisenhower on Leadership

Eisenhower on Leadership

“Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.” – Dwight D. Eisenhower What is Leadership? Continuing this week’s theme of Leadership, today’s quote is Dwight D. Eisenhower’s definition of what leadership is.  What we need to keep in mind is that there probably [...]

Quote of the Day – Drucker on Leadership vs Management

Peter Drucker

“Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things.” – Peter Drucker I decided that the “theme” for this week’s inspirational quotes would be Leadership – reminding us what leadership is and inspiring us to become better leaders, regardless of our position in life. Today’s quote is one by Peter Drucker, explaining in [...]

Quote of the Day – Hybels on Dignity

Bill Hybels dignity quote

“Dignity does not float down from heaven it cannot be purchased nor manufactured. It is a reward reserved for those who labor with diligence.” – Bill Hybels Dignity is the quality or state of being worthy, honored, or esteemed (according to Merriam-Webster online).  As Bill Hybels points out in today’s quote, the type of dignity that [...]

Video About Using Electronics Without Destroying Our Bodies

How to use Electronics all Day without Destroying your Body

Techcrunch.com released a “Techcrunch TV” video post last week entitled “How to use electronics all day without destroying your body”.  This video (and accompanying blog post) briefly cover how we need to maintain proper posture while working and using electronics (tablets, smartphones, etc).  If we don’t maintain posture, we will end up hunched, strained, and [...]

How to Get the Most Out of Conferences

Getting the Most of of Conferences

Attending business conferences, regardless of industry, is something that divides most people into two distinct camps:  those that dread conferences, and those that thrive on conferences.  You can argue whether this division is based on personality, introverts vs extroverts, etc. but regardless of whether you dread them or love them there are steps to take [...]