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Podcast Episode #17 – Connection and Intimacy is out

Podcast Episode #17 – Connection and Intimacy is out

The new podcast episode of The Goodlife Podcast is out. Connection and intimacy is an ongoing conversation between our selves and the world inside and outside of ourselves. Vernice and I take you on a journey of how this kind of conversation might look like. We might connect with someone through the portals of their eyes. Shared vulnerability is involved…

Podcast Episode #16 is Out

Podcast Episode #16 is Out

The new podcast episode of thegoodlifepodcast.org is out. Vernice and I explore the topic authenticity and compare our definition, understanding and experience of it. You can find, listen and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes here. You can also listen and subscribe on the website. Enjoy!

Three Habits of Emotionally Intelligent Leaders

Three Habits of Emotionally Intelligent Leaders

Do you know what it means to be truly emotionally intelligent? And do you know what it takes to put emotional intelligence into practice? According to Psychology Today, there are actually three skills involved in emotional intelligence: Awareness, not just of your own emotions, but also of those around you, as well. The ability to apply that awareness to problem…

Increase Performance By Turning Conflicts Into Creation And Innovation

Increase Performance By Turning Conflicts Into Creation And Innovation

Every leader dreams of having a cohesive team with employees who enjoy working together and can collaborate in a productive, innovative, and harmonious manner. Unfortunately, though, that’s just not possible all of the time. People have strong opinions and differing viewpoints. Sometimes personalities mesh, and sometimes they clash. And you cannot predict and avoid every tense situation or conflict. So…

Redefining the Modern Day Career Path

Redefining the Modern Day Career Path

The days of working for one company until you retire are just about behind us. Climbing the ladder of the corporate world used to rule the day. It was an era where company loyalty was often awarded by promotions and advancements through the ranks, leading employees to remain with the same company until the day they decide to hang up…

Leadership Gap – Avoid Feeling Like An Imposter

Leadership Gap – Avoid Feeling Like An Imposter

It is reported that 99 out of 100 leaders around the globe have felt like an imposter at some stage in their career. During these moments, leaders feel that they are not worthy of the position and title that they have been granted. They may be able to put on a good face in front of those they are meant…

Team work Takes Team Building

Team work Takes Team Building

Do you have any interest in team sports? What about professional team sports? If so, imagine your favorite team of the moment. Now, imagine them hitting the field, court, ice or whatever surface they’ll play on, without a moment’s practice. Even if that team is comprised of the sport’s best players ever, without that practice it is unlikely they’ll get…

Clarity and Leadership

Clarity and Leadership

In recent reports on the qualities of optimal leadership, it was noted that most individuals in leadership positions see themselves as tasked exclusively and strictly with: Planning Decision making Developing structure Identifying sustainable processes and practices The goal of leadership may vary slightly, most agreed, but those responsibilities seemed to be a universal set of clear obligations for those labeled…

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