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Getting Past Our Bias and Unconscious Judgements – Howard Ross

In Beliefs, Bias, change, Controlling Your Thinking, overcoming bias, Podcast, Uncategorized by Jay Izso2 Comments

No one wants to admit it.  In fact we get defensive when accused of it.  In most cases we go into denial and rationalize it.  What am I talking about: Bias.  The fact of the matter is bias comes with being human.  Every single person in the world has bias.  You in fact are biased!  Did you notice how you …

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Thriving Not Just Surviving: Choosing Success – Gina Gardiner

In change, Choice, Finding Your Passion, Growth, happiness, Inspiration, life challenges, Life Decisions, Life Help, Motivation, Overcoming Fear, Podcast, purpose, self help, self-improvement, Self-worth, Success, Uncategorized by A New DirectionLeave a Comment

Have you ever said, things like “If I were only….” then I could achieve success?  Well, the truth is you would not be alone.  As a matter of fact there is an epidemic of a lack of self worth that exists in our world.  So many people today are looking for so many artificial ways to be significant and try …

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Getting the Love You Need – Love Needs – Dr. Mike Garrett

In behavior change, change, Conflict resolution, Growth, Healthy Living, Life Change, Life Help, Love, Love needs, Marital help, Marriage, Podcast, Psychology, Uncategorized by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

No one ever says:  “We hope to find the right person, fall hopelessly and passionately in love, have a beautiful wedding, live together for a while then let our relationship disintegrate and crash and burn in divorce”.  Yet so many relationships do disintegrate and wind up in divorce.  Why?  When we stop getting the love that we need …we stop …

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7 Principles to Change Your Business and Your Life: Conscious Leadership – Michael Bianco-Splann

In Business Help, Business Ideas, Business Improvement, Business Psychology, Business Relationships, change, Conscious Leadership, Leadership, Leadership Growth, Leadership Improvement, Life Help, Podcast, servant leadership, Serving People, Uncategorized by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

Yesterday is not today…well that’s obvious.  So why do we believe that so many of yesterday’s leadership principles will still be effective today?  The fact is when it comes to work attitudes have changed.  Jobs are plentiful and when people do not like their boss, manager, or CEO, they just leave.  This costs the business massive amounts of money.  At …

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Find Your Competitive Advantage – The Strategy Mindset 2.0 – Dr. Chuck Bamford

In Business Decisions, Business Help, Business Ideas, Business Improvement, Business Strategy, Business Success, change, Competitive Advantage, Competitive Business, entrepreneur, Growing Your Business, Non-Profit strategy, Perfect Customer, Podcast, Strategy, SWOT Myth, Uncategorized by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

When it comes to business strategy  we are often confused.  We have a tendency to believe in myths like “Our brand is our strategy” or “Our people are our strategy” or “we do SWOT analysis”, but none of those are really a strategy much less a competitive advantage.  Sometimes we jump ahead when it comes to our strategy and we …

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How Your Business Can Compete in a Digital Age – The Relationship Economy – John DiJulius

In Business Culture, Business Ideas, Business Improvement, Business Relationships, Business Success, change, Competing, competition, Competitive Business, Customer Relationships, Leadership, Leadership Growth, Podcast, sales, sales success, Uncategorized by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

Technology, social media, phone apps, Alexa, Siri, Go Google, Artificial Intelligence, there is so much coming at us.  When it comes to our business…what do we do?  Which one or ones do we choose?  If any? What is going to give our business the competitive edge?  How much is going to cost?  What can I afford?  What is really going …

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Take Control of Your Life – Master Your Code – Darren J. Gold

In behavior change, Business Improvement, change, core values, Decision Making, Growth, Healthy Living, Inspiration, Leadership, Leadership Growth, Leadership Improvement, Life Change, Life Decisions, Life Help, Life Skills, Podcast, Psychology, purpose, Self-Diagnosis, self-improvement, Success by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

How many times have you either said, or heard it said, “People don’t change”.  Maybe you have made the statement or heard the statement, “I am what I am”, indicating that change is impossible.  Or perhaps you have said, “there is nothing I can do about my situation, no one will give me a break”.   Do you know what those …

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SMART Goals – Start Finishing: How to Go From Idea to Done – Charlie Gilkey

In behavior change, Business Decisions, Business Help, Business Ideas, Business Improvement, Business Psychology, Business Success, change, Decision Making, Finishing, Goal Setting, Goals, Growth, Podcast, Uncategorized by Jay Izso1 Comment

It is that time of year again.  Hopefully you are thinking about your goals.  Many people wait until the first of the year.  We shouldn’t.   We all know or at least should know what we did the previous year in terms of our goals.  We know were we succeeded and we know where we failed.  Chances are if you are …

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Take Command of Your Life, Conquer Obstacles, Make Effective Decisions – The Power of Agency – Dr. Paul Napper

In Agency, behavior change, change, Decision Making, Discovering Your Purpose, Finding Your Passion, Growth, Healthy Living, Leadership Growth, life challenges, Life Decisions, Life Help, Life Skills, Podcast, Psychology, purpose, self help, Self-Diagnosis, self-improvement, Uncategorized by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

We are bombarded with so much stimuli.  It is no wonder according to the the Word Health Organization that the United States is the considered to be the most anxious country in the world.  But regardless of where you live in the world you too are being taxed with more digital information.  You are asked to do more.  There are …

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Adventures in Diet Land -Lessons from a Former Fat Guy – Ralph Peterson

In behavior change, change, diet, dieting, failed diet, Goal Setting, Health, Healthy Living, life challenges, Life Change, Life Decisions, Life Help, losing weight, over weight, Podcast, self help by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

Most all of us at one time or another have said to ourselves…”I really need to lose some weight”.  Or maybe you looked at yourself in the mirror naked and thought to yourself…”that cannot be me!”  The fact is being overweight is a problem.  We tried to diet, but we failed.  So we just give up.  Then we may try …