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October 11, 2017

Meaningful Conversations

Today as you are immersed in your work, whether you’re on a plane or in the office, don’t forget what you learned. In the forest, we talked about Wisdom, Bind Spots, Perception and Legacy. Which circle spoke to you? If you only learned one thing, it was worth the time. If you […]
September 29, 2017

What’s your story?

What’s your story? This is the only formula you need to deliver great presentations and overcome anxiety in the process! The secret to winning presentations, is clarity. Whether it’s a manuscript, writing a great blog post, a client meeting, business speech or a TEDx talk, clarity is the key to influencing the […]
September 28, 2017

Vistage: Can 11,000 CEOs help you grow?

I had been a classic entrepreneur for 15 years before I ever discovered the concept of a life team. Entrepreneurs are often Lone Rangers, Mavericks who have blazed their own trail, and I certainly fit that definition. Even today I’d prefer to stay in, laser focus, and work on the business – […]
September 15, 2017

Words Change Lives

A couple of days ago, I sat with one of the attendees of The Conversation Event. He is a father, executive and a true world changer. The talk reminded me of how words can change lives. He explained a conversation he had with his mother just before she died. She could not […]
September 4, 2017

Your Wealth

How many summers do you have left? Nobody knows. Let’s make it count! Most people see financial advisors to protect their wealth for the next generation. But most do not think about how to preserve true wealth: The words and experiences you have inside of you. Invest in building your wealth. The […]
September 1, 2017

A personal letter to our friends about Hurricane Harvey:

A personal letter to our friends about Hurricane Harvey: no donation request, no action required Dear Friends, What can you do today to impact the world? Let’s have a conversation about giving. It costs nothing to give a smile, a helping hand or a kind word to a stranger. As you know […]
August 19, 2017

What’s your legacy?

OnFire Leadership Company CEO, Tammy Kling, was featured in the Huffington Post yesterday and we didn’t even see it coming. Someone interviewed her and then lo and behold we saw it on Huffington Post. Click here to check out the article! Tammy didn’t know she was going to be the leader of […]
August 7, 2017

3 Book Marketing Secrets (That no one thinks of!)

3 solid tips from the word expert to influence and engage audiences. Words are Currency. But if you’ve written a book and can’t understand why it’s not a bestseller, ask yourself if it’s time for a revision. When we write books or coach people through speeches I always say that selling – […]
August 7, 2017

Dream Big

Who will you meet this year that could change your life? Each year at The Conversation Mastermind, strangers connect to impact each other’s lives. One world changer is Josey Parks, who was featured on the show Blue Collar Millionaire. Millennial Josey Parks never did dream small, even as a kid. After his […]
June 8, 2017

What’s your legacy

When we write a book, we always begin with the end in mind. We ask a client specific questions over six weeks on telephone coaching calls. This is an intentional process for creating speeches and writing books. One of the questions I ask is: What was the best day of your life? […]