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My 2018 leadership lessons learned...

As we start wrapping up another year here at retailu and look forward to 2019, I like to reflect what I have learned in life, business and leadership through the past year. Twenty eighteen was a hectic year; lots happened from moving our website to a new platform, bringing on new team...

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ICAN is more important than IQ

ICAN... is smarter than IQ, and our attitude towards "ICAN" shapes our experiences and results in life. I genuinely believe this and have seen this in my own life. When I sit and mentor other leaders, business owners or people there are two pieces of advice I give; If you think...

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What I learned from the man on the beach

Standing out and doing the right thing, while not caring about what others think is hard sometimes. I was reminded of this yesterday while sitting on the beach taking some downtime reading a book. A young man was walking up and down the beach in the water for almost two hours. This...

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Patience is a LEADERSHIP virtue…find out why in this Blog post

PATIENCE is something that most of us working in sales are not good at. There seems to be a direct correlation between being driven for results and lack of patience. Patience is something I learned through working out, when I started I wanted changes now and would get discouraged if...

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Meet my son, who learned one of the most important traits of leadership this year.

In my Ebook "Intentional leadership" I share many different behaviours that make up great leaders. One of the most valuable character traits, in my opinion, is the ability to get along with others. This is easier said than done. Why? Because most people are concerned about being...

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How to attract and develop talent

Attracting and developing talent is something that all leaders should prioritize. However, this becomes difficult with the many competing priorities that we need to act on daily. I just wrapped up writing a new course for this topic; I love it when I get time to write and read about...

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Persistence with a sprinkle of belief, why this matters.

When I think about the attributes of successful people there are quite a few that come to mind. We tend to watch ted talks, read books and listen to motivational speakers to inspire us, to be better individuals. However, if we take a look around us at the many different people in our...

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How to value others and why it is important

I have a vision that everyone everywhere will feel valued.... I was watching Simon Sinek yesterday, he is very clear on his mission and talks about it openly in most of his youtube videos which I admire. This took me a long time to articulate. As I sat there and listened intently, it...

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Driving employee and customer satisfaction

Did you know that customer satisfaction is directly linked to employee satisfaction? When employees are satisfied with their jobs, customers are more likely to have an amazing shopping experience. On the other hand if they are not, then the opposite happens! Employee's feelings towards...

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DO YOU STRUGGLE WITH TEAMWORK? SOLUTION REVEALED IN THIS BLOG POST!

Teamwork is an ART. Yes, it takes practice and intuition, and each team is different however there are many similarities on how to build a successful team.Many people believe that teamwork is something that just naturally happens over time when you get a group of individuals together. This is...

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