Positive Reinforcement

Positive Reinforcement

Last week I heard a story about an elementary student who found a loaded gun in his school bag.  The young man notified his teacher and the school provided positive reinforcement of the behavior by publicly rewarding him for doing so. Magnify Positive Outliers...
Moving With Purpose

Moving With Purpose

Move like you’ve got a purpose in life!  That’s what Drill Sergents would yell at us recruits durining basic training if they caught us moving slowly (way back in 1987). We knew what our purpose was.  To become lean, mean, green, killing machines....
Regaining Mental Clarity

Regaining Mental Clarity

When things are not going our way we humans can have a tendency to focus on the urgent not the important. Here are 8 things I do to help me regain mental clarity and focus on what’s important. Get quiet and take time to renew my spirit:  In The Seven Habits of...