6 Principles of Effective Communication

6 Principles of Effective Communication

Author and former Presidential speechwriter James Humes once said that, “The art of communication is the language of leadership.” It took me a few minutes the first time that I read this statement to understand the truth in the confusing, albeit clever,...
What is Your Standard?

What is Your Standard?

What is your standard? This is an important question that impacts, even when we are not conscious of it, every area of life. Take a minute to consider each of these: The value or worth that I find in myself The value or worth of others Moral absolutes that determine...
Don’t Quit!

Don’t Quit!

Several events this week reminded me of something that I have always known to be true. It’s funny how we can learn something and then forget we know it until, for some reason, it once again comes to our attention.  What was that “thing” for me this...