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Are You a Critical Thinker or Do You Think Critically?

Are you a critical thinker? Do you have an insatiable appetite to learn, understand, ponder..... are you curious? There are many definitions of critical thinking. I like "thinking about one's thinking in a manner designed to organize and clarify, raise the efficiency of, and recognize errors and biases in one's own thinking." My feeble attempt [...]

By |2017-05-09T12:22:40+00:0009/17/2014|You Matter|0 Comments

Join Us Oct 10 in Austin, TX!!

Learn from the very best at L2: Learn – Lead, the half-day simulcast designed to lift your vision as it inspires you to lead well. John Maxwell, Linda Kaplan Thaler and Tim Sanders will inspire you and share their expertise to help you succeed as a leader. Enjoy the company of other local leaders as [...]

By |2017-05-09T12:24:44+00:0009/11/2014|You Matter|0 Comments

The Challenge of Leadership

Journeys of any significant distance will require us to cross at least one bridge along the way. Bridges help us to navigate tough terrain that would normally be too difficult to cross. We enjoy the convenience of the bridge, but the bridge itself was not convenient to build. Many bridges take years to complete, but [...]

By |2017-05-09T18:02:12+00:0009/10/2014|You Matter|0 Comments

When We Do Nothing, We Become Nothing

In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing. ~Theodore Roosevelt. "Teddy" Roosevelt was a life-long learner. He understood that you had to get in the game to learn it. Too many [...]

By |2017-05-09T13:41:03+00:0008/29/2014|You Matter|0 Comments