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The FIRST ‘Momentum’ Question

Every day we welcome new members to the Get Momentum Leadership Academy, we celebrate the commitment made and we acknowledge the work to be done. 15 New Get Momentum Members Often, organizations commit the resources necessary to support entire groups of leaders who enroll in the program. This week, Associate Professors from Samford University have

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

A simple practice will help your teams get things done

As a manager, a leader or an individual contributor, you’ve got to become more EFFECTIVE and PRODUCTIVE to build a high performing team. If you want to do that: Learn Emotional Intelligence. For just ONE HOUR a week (Monday, August 7th and Monday, August 14th), Get Momentum member Stephen Collins (living in Canberra, Australia) will

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

Desarrollar “Tu Equipo” Puede Hacer La Diferencia

¿Alguna vez te detuviste para considerar cómo las experiencias que vives actualmente son, al menos en parte, resultado de tus interacciones y de tu red social? Los grupos de personas con quienes interactúas durante el día afectan tu perspectiva mental, tu habilidad para descubrir oportunidades, y aprovecharlas. ¡Por eso es tan importante tener a las

Los 4 Recursos Limitados y Cómo Maximizarlos

Cuando me encuentro por primera vez con mis clientes, a menudo se quejan de que “no tienen suficiente tiempo para completar todas sus tareas.” Es Verdad…Necesitamos Que Hacer Más Pero lo que yo les pido – y a ti también – es que recuerden que hay otros recursos disponibles, y que también afectan a tu

Memorial Day: Originally Called “Decoration Day”

In 2011 I achieved an Historian’s Dream*… I got to visit France on the anniversary of the D-Day Invasion: Operation Overlord. Of everything I saw there, the one picture I can see without having to look. Two brothers, side by side, laid to rest in the national cemetery in Normandy, France. I can close my eyes and

[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

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