The Dark Side of Building a Platform

This is part four in the series entitled, “Why You Need a Platform.” Go here to read Part One, Two and Three. The Dark Side of Building a Platform Social media can kill your soul if you are not careful. Obsession with the number of fans, followers and subscribers you have can become addicting. But, […]

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Why I need to be Coached

Why I need to be coached Yesterday, I spent the entire day with an executive coach. This coach does not accept many new clients, so I was excited when we reached out to him and he said yes! Help One Now has grown rapidly. We doubled our growth in 2012 and growth opportunities in the […]

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MLK Jr and Leadership

This year, I’m committed more than ever to learn from great historical leaders. I’m currently reading Bonhoeffer. (affiliate link) I also plan to read works by MLK Jr, Lincoln and Nelson Mandela in 2013. Today we celebrate Martin Luther King Jr’s life, he gives us a glimpse of what a great leader looks like. These […]

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7 Thoughts on 2013

I’m writing as rain falls from the heavens, I hear the drops and splats¬†as I look into the grey dreary sky. My family from Austin is getting ready to return home today and more family arrives tomorrow. My mind is beginning to shift. Each year, I take the week in-between Christmas and New Years to […]

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Three Keys to Effective Leadership

Three Keys to Effective Leadership. Many people desire to be a great leader. We want to be the best we can be so we devour information on the topic of leadership. We subscribe to the blogs, listen to the podcasts, attend seminars and read all the books. Sometimes the leadership conversation can feel old and […]

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