Cultivate Confidence

Systems Drive the Winner’s Mind What separates the winners from the losers?  Maybe there is a better question, given my belief on the importance of identity and avoiding shame (thank you Brene Brown).  What separates people who consistently… Read More

Systems and Art

Living in the Present The original vision for this website and blog was to share the impact of systems and process in your life and business.  I’m still totally convinced in the value of that knowledge and the… Read More

Rebooting the System

Powerful Morning Routines My last post was about habits in my life that made a far bigger difference than I could have imagined.  It inspired me to write about the NUMBER ONE habit in my life.  Without question,… Read More

Seeds of Belief

Metaphors from Mother Nature This morning I read something that inspired me instantly.  Have you ever had one of those moments?  You hear, see, or read something for the first time and it resonates so completely you never… Read More

Write to Figure It Out

A Paradox of Process There are not many people who will read this post.  For now. is off to a slow start.  But, I am totally convinced that there is something meaningful to be shared about systems… Read More

Downsizing: Tales from the Trenches

The Glory Days of “Restructuring” are Over You know the following scene.  Last year’s company results missed the plan.  Last quarter’s results were downright ugly.  Rumors fly as the CEO tells the “Street” that cost cutting measures will… Read More

Real World: Checklists in Action

Not sure about Checklists?  Look at who is using them. You know how when you buy a new car, suddenly you start seeing that car everywhere?  When you drove that pretty new ride off the lot you felt… Read More

Checklist Mastery: How-To Guide

Step-by-Step Transformation through Better Checklists It only takes one bad experience to lose a customer for life.  As you grow your business and serve more customers, the chances to make those mistakes increase.  Being able to deliver extraordinary… Read More

“System” Synonym Fail

Total Thesaurus Meltdown In one of my early interviews with a local entrepreneur and marketing expert, we talked about the word “system” and its meaning.  We had a great conversation about how many different definitions flood our minds… Read More