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Lead, Succeed, and Thrive in a 24/7 World – Slow Down to Speed Up – Dr. Liz Bywater

In Coaching, Leadership, Leadership Growth, Leadership Improvement, Leadership Skills, Podcast, Success, team leader, teams by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

So you are a leader.  Maybe you are a team leader, or perhaps an owner, a manager, or maybe you are an entrepreneur and you are your own boss.  The fact is you are doing the best you can to lead.  You are challenged by the everyday busyness.  It seems like you are putting one fire out, and another ember …

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Practical Secrets for Leadership and Success: LEVEL UP! – Royce Gomez

In Leadership, Leadership Growth, Leadership Improvement, Leadership Skills, Podcast, Success, Uncategorized by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

When we talk about leadership it seems it is invariably linked with success.  When you start to consider what it takes to truly be a great leader…well…success is right there.  But the opposite is true, the more successful one is…well…the more leadership responsibility that they either take on or is thrown at them.   Because of these two terms are so …

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Creating Positive Change – Start with Your People – Brian Dixon

In Business Help, Business Ideas, Business Success, Career Help, change, Coaching, culture change, Discovering Your Purpose, entrepreneurship, Finding Your Passion, Growth, Inspiration, Leadership, Life Change, Life Help, Marital help, Money, Motivation, Podcast, Problem Solving, purpose, Serving People, Success, Uncategorized by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

We can look in our business, our relationships, our careers, our lives in general and say, “things need to change”.   None of us want that change to be for the worse, so we try to take control.  We decide quite often that if we have the power to change things we will.  So we start handing out orders, making edicts, …

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Actualized Leadership: Meeting Your Shadow & Maximizing Your Potential – William Sparks PhD

In authenticity, behavior change, Business Psychology, Leadership, Leadership Growth, Podcast, Psychology, Psychology and Business, self help, Self-Diagnosis, Uncategorized by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

I find when it comes to the word “leadership” our eyes and ears tend to perk up.  Most all of us at some point in our life is going to “lead” someone, even if that is only ourselves.  There are as many theories to leadership almost as there are leaders.  So when it comes to books on leadership we either …

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Leader Board: The DNA of High Performance Teams – Omar L. Harris

In Business Culture, Business Help, Business Ideas, Business Improvement, Business Success, Coaching, elite teams, High Performance Teams, Leadership, Leadership Improvement, management teams, Motivation, Podcast, Problem Solving, teams, Uncategorized by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

It doesn’t matter if it is a sport, a for profit business, a non-profit business, or even a family when it comes to developing a “high performance team” there seems to be some commonalities.  The first is we are all pretty aware that all teams go through pretty much the same phases, from forming to storming, to norming, to performing.  …

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Lessons from the Farm – Essential Rules for Success – Jay Izso

In behavior change, Better Leadership, change, core values, Courage, entrepreneur leadership, Growth, Inspiration, Jay Izso, Leadership, Leadership Growth, Leadership Improvement, Leadership in Youth, lessons from the farm, Life Help, Life Skills, Living Authentically, Motivation, Podcast, self help, self-improvement, Success, Uncategorized by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

What positive lessons did you learn as a child that you still hold on to today?  It seems that so many things that we do as an adult are so directly from things we learned in the first two decades of our life.   So often we walk around this world and do not even realize that the things we do …

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The Best Story Wins – Leveraging Hollywood Storytelling for Your Business and Beyond – Matt Luhn

In branding, Business Help, Business Ideas, Business Improvement, Closing the sale, entrepreneur, Growing Your Business, Inspiration, Jay Izso, Leadership, Life Skills, marketing, marketing leadership, Podcast, Psychology and Business, sales, sales success, storytelling by Jay Izso1 Comment

Stories are powerful.  They improve our learning.  They help us to understand and remember things and events we may not ordinarily not remember.  Stories affect our brain chemistry, they manufacture emotions that help us relate not only to the parts of the story, but also to the person telling the story. Matthew Luhn joins A New Direction with his latest …

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Courage Goes to Work – Bill Treasurer

In Better Leadership, Business Help, Business Ideas, Business Improvement, Business Problems, Business Psychology, Business Success, Courage, culture change, entrepreneur leadership, entrepreneurship, Jay Izso, Leadership, Leadership Growth, Leadership Improvement, Leadership Skills, Life Help, Life Skills, management, Motivation, Podcast, Psychology and Business, self-improvement by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

How are you about doing something new in your job or your life?  Little scary?  Do you focus on the consequences or the possibilities?  How about the issue of trust?  Do you really have the courage that it takes to trust others in your life or your business?  Of do you distrust and control?  And how about really telling the …

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Empowering Today’s Youth to Become Tomorrow’s Leaders – LEAP – Dr. Bill Dorfman

In Leadership, Leadership Growth, Leadership Improvement, Leadership in Youth, Leadership Language, Leadership Skills, Life Help, Life Skills, Mentorship, Podcast by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

We need to be honest with ourselves when it comes to the next generation. It is our responsibility to teach them, to train them, to guide them, to ultimately mentor them. Many times we look at this next generation and instead of running to our responsibility we run from it, by making excuses and rationalizations about them. Like the grown …

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Fearless Success – John Foley – Blue Angels

In Better Leadership, Business Culture, Business Help, Business Ideas, Business Improvement, Business Success, Career Help, Coaching, Company Culture, core values, elite teams, Jay Izso, Leadership, Podcast, purpose, sales success, Success, teams by Jay IzsoLeave a Comment

Success is a funny word. It can mean so many different things depending on who you ask and what day of the week it is. However, if we were to look at success as improvement upon what ever it is you are, whether that be your life, your career, or your business, then there are certain principles that apply regardless …