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65% of business owners don’t know to do this, and end up paying the consequences

Successful business owners have two things going for them:  For one, they’re action-oriented.  They see what needs to be done, set a goal for themselves and their team, and take steps to achieve those goals.  Second,…

Communcation

I could not order an Uber, make travel plans, figure out that my flight had been moved to the opposite end of the airport, or tell the taxi driver where I needed to go without effective communication. I had to be able to effectively communicate…

Chemistry

Talent (and hours and hours of practice) is what gets balls in hoops. However, chemistry is what puts your teammate in the exact spot that you need him, way before you know you need him there. Chemistry is the way a team works together, the…

6 Ways To Bring Your “A Game” To The Team

As we prepare for the launch of Walter Bond’s newest initiative, The Personal Development Mastermind Group, we got to thinking about teamwork. About how every successful team is made up of committed individuals who share many of the same qualities…

There’s No I In Monday

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If you are going to make it through this week, heck, if you are going to make it through this Monday, you are going to need the help of a team. The age-old saying “there's no I in team” may be overdone, but it is true. A team of any kind,…

6 Ways To Bring Your “A Game” To The Team

As we prepare for the launch of Walter Bond’s newest initiative, The Personal Development Mastermind Group, we got to thinking about teamwork. About how every successful team is made up of committed individuals who share many of the same qualities…

Accountability! High Performers Secret

I loved my NBA career. For a moment in time I was among the best in the world. Riding buses with teammates Karl Malone and John Stockton, and with legendary coach Jerry Sloan riding up front. I played against Michael Jordan and saw the fire…

Servant Leadership: “Where is your focus?”

The old style of leadership is for the king/queen to sit on his/her throne and bark out orders. Anyone that doesn't comply—off with your head. Sounds like an episode of Games of Thrones, right? But leaders are still leading the same way: figuratively…

Do You Speak the Language of Teamwork?

There is no language in the business world about what a professional does. What good is a title if we don't understand what a professional is gifted at doing? The key to employee engagement, chemistry, and productivity is taking that next…

What you don’t know about teamwork can hurt you

How can a leader build a winning team without being an expert on teamwork? Impossible! Any leadership training that doesn't focus on teamwork strategy is incomplete. How did the business world miss this? How many leadership trainings have you…