Why Meetings Are Unproductive and 4 Strategies to Turn that Around

Why Meetings Are Unproductive and 4 Strategies to Turn that Around

Have you ever finished a meeting and said, “Well, that was unproductive”? 

You’re certainly not alone. 

More than $37 billion is wasted per year on unproductive meetings (yes, that’s a “b”- BILLIONS of dollars just bleeding from company cash flow).

Before we search for the solution and take-charge of our time and productivity, we first need to ask ourselves, “Why are we so unproductive in meetings?”

Bourne: Aware - What Jason Bourne can teach us about making forward progress

Bourne: Aware - What Jason Bourne can teach us about making forward progress

Jason Bourne is the poster child for self-awareness. Because of it, he is less distracted, more focused, and is able to move along a path that he controls. We all can learn from Bourne...and we need to. It's our lack of self-awareness that prevents us and our businesses from moving forward and making the impact we are destined to make.

Lessons in brand identity should start in high school

Lessons in brand identity should start in high school

The college and career planning process is painful.  What’s even more painful is the outrageous amount of school loans you and your kids are incurring.  Having them complete a simple personal brand audit and leveraging some simple resources like CollegeChoiceToday can ease the pain and prevent emotional and financial headaches.

How a $45 investment changed my life (and refreshed my personal brand)

How a $45 investment changed my life (and refreshed my personal brand)

We take so much time to invest in others - family, friends, clients, co-workers, etc.  Why is it that we don't take the time to invest in ourselves?   Taking the time to unplug and invest in my life personally and professionally changed my life and it all started with three thought-provoking books.