The Internal Guidance System

The Internal Guidance System

I’m certainly not the first person to think of feelings as an internal guidance system.  When I was first introduced to the idea, it thrilled me to consider that I could trust myself.  I loved the thought that I had an internal mechanism to guide me and wanted to...
Working with On-Air Personality, Angela Dodson

Working with On-Air Personality, Angela Dodson

A few months back I got a call from an old friend, Clyde.  In 1978 I was an assistant store manager for Rosauer’s, a local food store chain.  I hired Clyde when he was 16 years old as a courtesy clerk.  We’ve stayed in touch over the years.  Today Clyde works for...
True Self Leadership

True Self Leadership

What is True Self Leadership? You, like many people, may be in the habit of attempting to manage and control aspects of yourself that you don’t like.  This effort to minimize and control who we are creates an internal tension or pressure.  From time to time, life...
Survival or Growth Mindset?

Survival or Growth Mindset?

Life’s challenges can provide plenty of opportunity for growth or they can overwhelm us. If you have a growth mindset, challenges provide new opportunities to change and grow.  Challenges can inspire innovation and courageous risk taking.  Challenging circumstances...
The Source and Meaning of Emotional Pain

The Source and Meaning of Emotional Pain

What causes emotional pain? A belief system is a system of thoughts that we have decided are true.  For the most part, our beliefs are hidden from us.  When we are introduced to a concept or idea, we compare that concept or idea to embedded and accepted thoughts...