Want to Build More Trust? Start Doing This

Positive conversations work better than negative ones when you are trying to develop trust and influence others. In the work setting, they can inspire others to take action, drive business results, and complete tasks. In your personal life, they help create respect and get cooperation.  Also, when you are able to project your positive intentions, others are more likely […]

Begin to Deal with Challenges Confidently

This is the season of hope, peace, love, and joy. Yet, there can be challenges. How you approach challenges that come up will depend on your attitude. According to Webster's New World Dictionary, attitude is a way of acting, feeling, or thinking that indicates your opinion about something. Your attitude is like a mirror. It […]

How to Keep Your Brain Healthy

Back in the early 1990s, little was known about the brain's functions. It was thought the brain would go through a natural decline as someone aged. Then neuroscientists began conducting imaging techniques to understand the brain's intricacies. Fast forward to the present and you find brain or cognitive fitness becoming a focal area for high-achieving leaders and working professionals […]

Do You Know the Ingredients for Conflict?

Since conflict is unavoidable, it is important to develop strategies for understanding and managing conflict in your life. I like to think of conflict as a signal that something is trying to happen. For instance, you will notice conflict any time you are in a situation where there are different opinions and ideas. Conflict tends […]