In a Simple Compliment

Why is it so difficult to give positive feedback, congratulate and point out good actions? “I have the impression that it diminishes me; it makes me feel weak.” “If he knows he’s good and believes he’s irreplaceable, he may take advantage of the situation and demand a raise.” “My brother never tells me that [...]

2018-07-26T13:52:13+00:00 July 26 2018|Leadership, Motivation|0 Comments

The one man show

Risking failure during a farm transfer Paul said, “My son will never be able to do what I did and will never be able to succeed like I have.” Paul’s pride, unfortunately, has reached an unhealthy and destructive level. He is a 60-year-old farmer who started with nothing and built up a prosperous company, [...]