Category Archives: Leave a Legacy

Don’t Make Gratitude About Yourself


In a earlier post on “Boost Your Resilience with Gratitude”, I shared a tip from HBR Management Tip of the Day. While research shows the transforming power gratitude in our personal lives, our relationships and our organizations, gratitude is not all about us. … Continue reading

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The Man Behind the Photo


On February 23, 1945, an unknown photographer snapped a photo which became one of the enduring symbols of the U.S. Marine Corps. During World War II, at the bloody battle for Iwo Jima, five Marines and a Navy Corpsman took the … Continue reading

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2015 in review


Thank you for visiting, reading and commenting on the blog this past year. There is so much great info out there and we all have limited time. You chose to invest some moments here. So, THANK YOU! I hope you … Continue reading

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My Birthday: A Reflection on Mortality and Flourishing


Originally posted on Raymond L. Wheeler:
As I reflect about my life, influence, and future plans on my birthday, I also reflect on my own mortality. “That’s great Ray, way to be a happy person” you might say. Ah, but…

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What’s Your Goal: Cammy


Great coaches and leaders empower others. They are loved because they help others reach personal goals and dreams.  Cammy was born unable to walk or speak.  Duncan Keith of the Chicago Blackhawks heard of her dream to score a goal … Continue reading

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