A question to ask yourself

Click here to read a question that is bound to get you thinking… This question came to our email inboxes [both Jodi and I] some time ago, and in that moment I know it was going to be important to answer. So, as the beginning of summer is just around the corner, give yourself the

We say, “Momentum is the impetus gained by a moving object”

Leaders study momentum and build a network that supports growth and exponential career development.

{Video} Strategy to Efficiency to Opportunity.

Last September I enjoyed more than 20 hours of conversation (give or take) with one of my most influential mentors, Kevin Wilde (look him up on, he wrote a book called, “Dancing With the Talent Stars”) as we hiked the Grand Canyone rim to rim… twice. Yup, we hiked from the North Rim to

A Job, a Home, a Purpose

In California there are 15,000 homeless US military veterans; 6,000 of them are in Los Angeles County. According to an article in the Los Angeles Times newspaper I read over coffee this morning, there are resources we have – and don't have – to help them get to their next “there.” I'd like to add

What causes a person to think of herself or himself as a “leader?”

Are you an influential leader? What causes a person to think of herself or himself as a “leader?” It’s a question I got to ask Frances Hesselbein. Look out at the community you live and work in and identify those brave enough to stand up and say, “I am a leader.” This month, Get Momentum

Do you have momentum?

What IS GetMomentum? An “in-your-pocket” eLearning system for leaders based on the book Your Best Just Got Better. (All content is available via mobile device and the desktop computer.) We are in our 7th month of this online coaching program, and the learning is deep and full of impact. If you want to join,

How to know it’s time to fire a mentor

Did you attend the webinar titled, “How To Find a Mentor Without Wasting Time or Energy” earlier this week? Every month at GetMomentum I host a live webinar on one specific topic. Well, during the month of July, it became apparent to me that it was time to ADD an extra webinar…this one on mentoring.

Kahn Academy – if he can do it, what’s stopping you?

When you see something that just makes sense, what happens inside? In your mind and in your heart, do you think and feel something special? I do. I can remember exactly where I was, what time of the day, and how I had to sit down at the edge of the bed as the TED

5 reasons to drop that one friend

Who got you here may not be the ones to take you there… Tell me you listen to the podcast, right? Here’s one of more recent ones…”Engage with your social network.” Click here to listen, it’s less than 8 minutes long. Ok, was that a little harsh? Maybe it was, but here’s why I know

Did someone influence you?

It’s a quick survey; the research will be used to help students be more intentional about their future. Would you consider passing this on to YOUR networks?