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5 Ways to Build Loyal Employees

5 Ways to Build Loyal Employees

"Your people will not be loyal to the company, they’ll be loyal to you. You will be one of the main reasons why many of them will stay or leave. You have to work on you to create loyal employees. It helps to remember t...
Can You Motivate People?

Can You Motivate People?

“Unmotivated” employees are not powerless. Employees are not empowered because you have motivated them. They have powers. They only need to exercise their powers.
Career, Course, and Special Work

Career, Course, and Special Work

Recently, I delivered a speech to to 800 college students. They wanted to know how to become successful professionals in the corporate world. I told them three things:
Focus on Results and Value

Focus on Results and Value

Speakers who focus on purpose, result, and action are more likely to become successful in professional speaking than those who get themselves busy with tasks and tricks. The audience want you to enlighten them....
Focus on What's Right

Focus on What's Right

What do you give attention to, you enlarge. In this post, I encourage you to focus on what's rights because the rest of the world are give more attention to what's wrong with the world. You will develop yourself...
Here's How to Uncover Your Passion

Here's How to Uncover Your Passion

This Is Not Just Another Talk on Passion We accept without question that successful people are passionate people. “Passion is key to success” said by a friend. He said no one will ever be successful without pas...
How Leaders Handle Fear

How Leaders Handle Fear

You do not need to overcome fear to become a confident public speaker. Leaders who inspire and connect with people aren’t fearless speaker. They only need to find reasons bigger than their fears. You do not n...
How Leaders Make Possible Happen

How Leaders Make Possible Happen

Leaders make possible happen. All your great plans come to nothing if they are not successfully executed. I have facilitated many off-site strategic planning for organizations. I am almost always fascinated...
How Teachers Can Solve the Wicked Achievement Gap

How Teachers Can Solve the Wicked Achievement Gap

Our schools are products of many opposing perspectives. To blame teachers for the huge achievement gap is sticking to one but missing the others. The problem isn’t as easy to solve as most of us think it is. This i...
How to Make Your People Fanatical About Service

How to Make Your People Fanatical About Service

Because you want your people to give excellent service, you must give them excellent service. Business owners are quick to accept that every manager and supervisor must model excellence. That way they’ll g...
Just do it.

Just do it.

Three words you have to keep in mind to do what is not humanly possible. In 1954, Roger Bannister broke down the universal belief that it wasn’t humanly possible to run a mile in less than four minutes. What w...
Leaders Must Learn How to Speak with Confidence

Leaders Must Learn How to Speak with Confidence

Yes, speak with confidence! Speaking is your gift to the world. You must speak to make an impact…with confidence. Listen. Leaders who speak well create better results. And take note of what I am g...
Leadership and Parenting

Leadership and Parenting

You can grow yourself into a leader. You can design your leadership track and learn the skills you deemed necessary for you to become “the leader” someday. You read about the experiences of other leaders and...
Learn from Leadership Speakers

Learn from Leadership Speakers

Leaders must communicate dreams everyday and in every way they can. Even in sales rallies, the best speakers are the leaders because they are the dream weavers. However, some times it is better to get a leadership...
Make a Remarkable Impact

Make a Remarkable Impact

You can make people make a remark about you, your company, or your inventions. That will make you remarkable, even for a while. But living is not only about becoming remarkable. It is about making an impact, a remarkable...
Meaningful Impromptu Speeches

Meaningful Impromptu Speeches

What is your most meaningful message, your irresistible offer to your audience? Remember this: when people ask you questions, they are not after your speed. Impromptu speaking is not a quick-draw competition. They...
See the Big Picture

See the Big Picture

In our everyday actions, it is helpful that we see things from a helicopter view. See the big picture from above the ground yet still appreciate the details. You can stop and consider. Successful leaders...
Service Hall of Shame

Service Hall of Shame

Whatever you want your customer to think of your service, you can design. That’s easy. You are a customer too. You hated it when people did not keep their promises, when they wasted your time, when they smelled l...
Start Something Today

Start Something Today

You can start something small. And the best time to start is now. What small things can you start this year? I do not know you. But I think you can start one small action today that will help you build yourself....

Steam Up

I will not venture into speaking performance before a “paying” audience unless I am properly warmed up. Athletes spend an hour or two getting warmed up before the game begins. Singers get themselves warmed up ...

Teach Transformational Teachers

To help teachers become transformational teachers, we must understand why they resist change. One tool that we can use is an empathy map. You cannot help teachers improve unless you know where they are coming from....

Teachers Must Teach How to Dream Big Dreams

There is more to us than we know. If we can be made to see it, perhaps for the rest of our lives we will be unwilling to settle for less. –Kurt Hahn I thank God for giving me the opportunity to stand before y...

Teachers to Teach for Change

We are here because this is where we want to be. What’s wrong with our educational system? Our children our learning from sick textbooks. We have school heads who are more of order takers than leaders. And w...

The Most Beautiful Sound for Employees

The most beautiful sound to a person is his name. Therefore, look for opportunities to make a beautiful sound every time you praise people. Name an award after an outstanding employee. Doing so will highlight...

This Speaker Isn't the Star of the Show

Speakers play a special role. But they are not the stars of the show. Don’t worry. I will explain. I know that many public speaking gurus preach that public speaking is a performance. They want you to shine. S...

Ways to Learn from Successful Leaders

Study how successful leaders lead. Find the common denominator among them. You will be amazed to find that you have some of their common traits which you did not make full use of. There are leaders in your...

What Bosses Can Do to Inspire People

Uninspiring bosses make uninspired employees. You certainly know what uninspiring bosses do if you have them every day. They do not know what they are doing. If you are a business owner, get the feedback of...

What Leaders Do to Build People's Commitment

You cannot expect people to commit if they do not know where to go — and why. Many managers believe one of the greatest obstacles in performance is lack of commitment. They invite me to their organisations t...

Why Leaders Must Engage in Courageous Conversations

Change is emotional. When change is not handled properly, problems multiply. Let us be careful. Most of the seminars given to Filipino teachers are meant to fix them. In my last post, I talked about how consultants,...
Why Transformational Leaders Make Excellence Sexy

Why Transformational Leaders Make Excellence Sexy

You can encourage your people to pursue excellence. You can do it daily. You may plaster it on your walls to remind people of your core values. You may use it as your slogan. But let me warn you, excellence...

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