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The Power Of Others

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Episodes

I’m Not The Sharpest Knife In The Drawer, But I Am A Knife (The Power Of Curiosity) – Season 2020, Episode 28

9/10/2020
When it comes to understanding people and situations I’ve not found anything more powerful than curiosity. Curiosity drives understanding. When our curiosity is low, our quest to understand is low, too. How do we know? We stop asking questions. Mostly because we either lack curiosity, we don’t care or we think we know enough already. … I’m Not The Sharpest Knife In The Drawer, But I Am A Knife (The Power Of Curiosity) – Season 2020, Episode 28 Read More »

Duration:00:26:49

If It’s Worth Doing, It’s Worth Doing It Well – Season 2020, Episode 27

9/2/2020
Business folks know the old maxim, “If you don’t have time to do it right, then when will you have time to do it over?” Experience has proven how true it is. Still, it’s often harder to figure out how to do it right the first time. Sometimes we don’t know how to do it … If It’s Worth Doing, It’s Worth Doing It Well – Season 2020, Episode 27 Read More »

Duration:00:19:38

The Questions That Make All The Difference In Your Leadership (and your life) – Season 2020, Episode 26

8/10/2020
Today’s show is about two areas where we exercise our point of view and four questions that can make all the difference in our lives and our leadership. First off, you should know I don’t fancy myself as a thought leader. I abhor that title, especially when people ascribe it to themselves. Even on my … The Questions That Make All The Difference In Your Leadership (and your life) – Season 2020, Episode 26 Read More »

Duration:00:31:36

Triage & Post-Mortem Your Actions – Season 2020, Episode 25

8/5/2020
Robert woke up around 5:30 in the morning, more tired than when he went to bed. Back in mid-March, his company was outpacing their projections so significantly his team was wondering how they had failed to more accurately project revenues and profits. At the time, back in the fall of 2019, Robert’s team was skittish … Triage & Post-Mortem Your Actions – Season 2020, Episode 25 Read More »

Duration:00:20:27

Humility Is The Path Forward – Season 2020, Episode 24

7/15/2020
Admittedly, humility is a trite topic when we’re talking about leadership. It gets lots of lip service, but less practice. Humility sounds wonderful as a characteristic, but many people disbelieve it has real power. And real power is largely what folks clamor to obtain. Those who have it can be desperate to hang onto it. … Humility Is The Path Forward – Season 2020, Episode 24 Read More »

Duration:00:18:12

The Destructive Power Of Restlessness – Season 2020, Episode 23

7/2/2020
Since I wasn’t alive during the Spanish flu pandemic of 1918, this is my first pandemic experience. But I have experienced disruption. My working life really began during major disruption in the 1970s because of the oil crisis. Thankfully, I was a teen and didn’t know any better (or different). From then until now I’ve … The Destructive Power Of Restlessness – Season 2020, Episode 23 Read More »

Duration:00:15:00

What Do We Have In Common? – Season 2020, Episode 22

6/23/2020
Two extremes. One is our tendency to notice things just like the things we own. If you drive Limerock Edition of a BMW M3 you’ll quickly notice anybody else driving the same car. That flashy orange is easy to spot. But you don’t have to drive something quite so exotic. You’ll notice every car on … What Do We Have In Common? – Season 2020, Episode 22 Read More »

Duration:00:19:51

Profitable Disagreement – Season 2020, Episode 21

5/28/2020
Is the ideal really full compliance and cooperation? I suppose it depends on the situation. What’s the context of the group or team? What’s the purpose of their coming together? Lots of factors might influence how we approach things…and will influence our expectations, too. First, we ought to define what we mean by compliance and … Profitable Disagreement – Season 2020, Episode 21 Read More »

Duration:00:22:55

The Litmus Test Questions – Season 2020, Episode 20

5/20/2020
Technically, a litmus test is used to test the acidity or alkaline content of something, but we often use it more generically to mean a decisively indicative test. Some means of determining the validity of something. Eight or nine weeks into this global pandemic have shown us the best of us and the worst of … The Litmus Test Questions – Season 2020, Episode 20 Read More »

Duration:00:26:41

Opportunities In Leadership – Season 2020, Episode 19

5/14/2020
During the past seven weeks as we’ve mostly been sequestered to stay-at-home due to the Covid19 pandemic, my conversations have organically focused on one big question. Where are the opportunities? As I’ve worked with business owners and other executives who are part of larger leadership teams, it was understandable that everybody – including me – … Opportunities In Leadership – Season 2020, Episode 19 Read More »

Duration:00:19:49

Create Smart Rooms – Emotional Health: A Leadership Necessity – Season 2020, Episode 18

4/28/2020
The trifecta of business building that I consistently talk about culminates in the third leg of “not going crazy in the process.” Get new customers Serve existing customers better Don’t go crazy in the process I’m not a mental health professional, nor do I claim any expertise in the area. However, I’m very accomplished in … Create Smart Rooms – Emotional Health: A Leadership Necessity – Season 2020, Episode 18 Read More »

Duration:00:22:38

Overcoming The Shock Of Global Disruption – Season 2020, Episode 17

4/22/2020
Here in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area, we began to be safe at home five weeks ago. Many Americans didn’t think March would ever end. Now it seems like April won’t either. Just today Dallas County’s city council voted to keep the stay at home order in place until May 15th. This global coronavirus pandemic has … Overcoming The Shock Of Global Disruption – Season 2020, Episode 17 Read More »

Duration:00:33:00

Bula! Doing My Small Part To Help Small Business Owners – Season 2020, Episode 16

3/23/2020
Last week I made the decision to open up The Peer Advantage by Bula Network to SMB owners without any financial cost to members. I also decided to open it up globally to English speaking SMB owners. Those major changes were made due to the current coronavirus pandemic. I want to be a valuable resource … Bula! Doing My Small Part To Help Small Business Owners – Season 2020, Episode 16 Read More »

Duration:00:34:51

Quiet Time & And A Big Announcement – Season 2020, Episode 15

3/17/2020
Bula! No, I don’t have a coronavirus. Or any other physical malady. Just an urge. To be quiet for a bit. Which includes being more careful about what I consume. Catching up on some much-needed reading, polishing some workshops I’ve been working on, writing and avoiding the panic-driven hysteria as much as possible. I’ll be … Quiet Time & And A Big Announcement – Season 2020, Episode 15 Read More »

Duration:00:08:53

Are You Morally Flexible? – Season 2020, Episode 14

3/17/2020
Mike Ehrmantraut, the cleanup guy in Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul, asks soon-to-be-known as Saul Goodman attorney, Jimmy McGill… “Are you still morally flexible?” I’m not including the word “still” because I’m going to assume the best. That you’re morally inflexible, unwilling to do just anything for a buck. Jimmy became Saul Goodman because … Are You Morally Flexible? – Season 2020, Episode 14 Read More »

Duration:00:21:10

Attracting & Hiring Willing People – Season 2020, Episode 13

3/13/2020
I officially entered the workforce when I was 16. Unofficially I had been working summers for at least 3 years prior. I’d hear managers and business owners complain about how hard it was to find “good people.” Initially, I understood “good people” to mean people who were reliable. That was about it. Would they show … Attracting & Hiring Willing People – Season 2020, Episode 13 Read More »

Duration:00:19:30

Speaking To Your Team For Higher Performance – Season 2020, Episode 12

3/10/2020
“A good speech should be like a woman’s skirt; long enough to cover the subject and short enough to create interest.” – Winston S. Churchill Sir Winston had a way with words. That’s for sure. Many bosses and leaders regularly address their team. Most of the time, these presentations or speeches are delivered during rather … Speaking To Your Team For Higher Performance – Season 2020, Episode 12 Read More »

Duration:00:26:37

Your Fears Don’t Care – Season 2020, Episode 11

3/3/2020
“When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes him boldly by the beard, he is often surprised to find it comes off in his hand, and that it was only tied on to scare away the timid adventurers.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson Age and experience have taught me … Your Fears Don’t Care – Season 2020, Episode 11 Read More »

Duration:00:30:48

True Confessions: A Conversation With Me – Season 2020, Episode 10

2/28/2020
Earlier in the week, I had a conversation with somebody and I recorded my side of it because it felt like the conversation was going in a direction where I thought you could benefit. I edited it into some material that I hope encourages and inspires you. Enjoy this special Friday episode of the podcast. … True Confessions: A Conversation With Me – Season 2020, Episode 10 Read More »

Duration:00:37:23

Make It So Easy You Can’t Avoid Doing It – Season 2020, Episode 9

2/25/2020
As much as I love the anonymous quote — “Everything is hard until it’s easy” — there’s a powerful way to move forward toward an accomplishment. Make it so easy you can’t avoid doing it. There’s lots of ancient wisdom about tackling a task by breaking it down into smaller tasks. Hence the idea expressed … Make It So Easy You Can’t Avoid Doing It – Season 2020, Episode 9 Read More »

Duration:00:17:37