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Control your next thoughts.

Good morning, from Bogota, Colombia! Quick question for you: How “happy” are you? Right now, on a scale of 1-10. 1 = This* sucks. Ten = Off the charts happy. (*This can equal: Life. Work. Relationship. Health. Community. Etc.) On Tuesday (in Medellin) and yesterday (in Bogota), I spoke at an International Congress of Innovation

What Makes a High Performing Team?

Are you on a team? Are you a team player? We coach leaders throughout the world at Get Momentum to practice specific skills such as: Build and Be a Part of High Performing Teams This month (August), managers and leaders around the world will spend anywhere from 2-6 hours learning to become a better team leader…and

One Size (Thinking) Doesn’t Fit All

Last week I spoke to two groups of managers in Seattle, Washington about the topic: “Optimize Your Time and Focus to Get Momentum.” My intention was to demonstrate how important it is to think differently and plan out the different “sizes” of projects to start and changes to make. When I coach leaders to achieve

Get Momentum WEBSITE review

The Get Momentum Leadership Academy Five years ago, Jodi and I founded the GMLA for leaders who want to continue along their path of Development and Skills-Improvement both for their work AND their lives. Please join us for a Get Momentum WEBSITE welcome. This week, 8 people have decided to join us. Whether this is

Tres Maneras De Eliminar Las Distracciones De Tu Día Laboral

Cuando estableces una meta para que lo bueno sea aún mejor, una de las principales cuestiones que te enfrentarás es la de cómo mejorar tu productividad. ¿Has notado que muchas veces cuando te concentras en tu trabajo, y estás llegando a tomar impulso para que las cosas marchen con fluidez, alguien te interrumpe? Trabajo con

¿Estás Demasiado Ocupado Para Enfocarte En Tus TMIs?

Hace más de una década enseñaba español e historia en una escuela preparatoria de Ojai, California. Con el tiempo me di cuenta de que estaba más y más ocupado, y terminaba cada día con una lista más grande de tareas incompletas. Para intentar mejorar mi desempeño, comencé a llegar más temprano a la escuela y

[MasterMind] Inspire someone to become a better presenter

Think about it… Delivering the Keynote at an industry conference, Updating your team on next years projections in the conference room, …and even… Talking to your spouse about your ideas for weekend/dinner plans. What do they ALL have in common? You’re presenting yourself, and influencing others. If you’ve taken the GET MOMENTUM Self-Assessment (click here) you know where you

You ARE Presenting All the Time (now what?)

Jodi will give a speech at a big conference on May 25th. (Register here!) Onstage in front of 800 project managers at the Path To Agility Conference in Ohio, she will talk about How to get momentum when you need it most! If you told her 10 years that she would be on that stage, in front of THAT

Failing your way to success. Here’s how!

Mastery…what is it? The freedom of wind in your face, sun on your arms and the exhilaration of your own human-power moving you along… Last year I qualified to race in the USA Triathlon National Championships. Do you remember learning to ride a bike? I don’t. I mean, not really. And, I’m sure I didn’t

Don’t just learn ABOUT the past…

…learn FROM the past. Fire at the White House! On Christmas Eve, 1929, the White House experienced its most powerful fire since the British torched the Executive Mansion 115 years earlier. This happened just 2 months after the Stock Market crash! At about 8pm that night, a message was sent to the police and Secret

4 Secrets Effective People Know About “Asking Powerful Questions.”