Confidence Boost

“Don’t underestimate the positive impact you can have on someone’s life when you help boost their confidence.” – Richard Elmes

Former Blue Jay has a perfect day

Every little league pitcher dreams of this kind of day. Every minor league pitcher dreams of this kind of day. And every major league pitcher dreams of this kind of day. But only 20 pitchers in history have had this kind of … perfect day. Yesterday, Philadelphia Phillies (and former Blue Jays) ace pitcher  RoyContinue reading “Former Blue Jay has a perfect day”

The Ultimate Leadership Opportunity – The Rest of the Story

In my last post, https://relmes.wordpress.com/2009/09/14/the-ultimate-leadership-opportunity/ I started telling you about an awesome leadership opportunity that a friend of mine just received. And by now you are probably thinking, “Just tell me what it is already.” Well this excellent position that my friend is embarking in is the position as a father. And if you think aboutContinue reading “The Ultimate Leadership Opportunity – The Rest of the Story”

The Ultimate Leadership Opportunity

Looking for the ultimate opportunity to flex your leadership muscles? Looking for the ultimate opportunity to influence and shape the future? Looking for the ultimate opportunity to make your mark on the world? If you answered yes to any one of these questions then read on. Yesterday a friend of mine received his dream job.Continue reading “The Ultimate Leadership Opportunity”

The 7+ Habits of Highly Effective Husbands – Habit#1- Create Your Vision… Together

Yogi Berra once said, “If you don’t know where you’re going, you might not get there.” The same is true in marriage. If you don’t have a clear picture of what you want to get out of your relationship, you may be disappointed by how it turns out. Because all things are created twice. FirstContinue reading “The 7+ Habits of Highly Effective Husbands – Habit#1- Create Your Vision… Together”

How to make your New Years Resolutions stick

Many of us who are looking forward to the future have made New Years resolutions. You know those grand plans that we come up with, that if we follow-through, will make our life more fulfilling. Unfortunately, they are also the same plans that are usually forgotten by the 3rd week of January. If you don’tContinue reading “How to make your New Years Resolutions stick”

We got lucky!!! Update on Mom’s condition after the stroke

First off thank you to everyone who expressed their love and kept my Mom in their prayers, in person, on the phone or online (on Facebook, through Email or on this blog) during this challenging time. A week ago, my Mom suffered a stroke. (To read more about it check out my previous post titled:Continue reading “We got lucky!!! Update on Mom’s condition after the stroke”

How to get more brain-power out of your people

It didn’t take much effort on her part, but it meant the world to me. I was recently in a brainstorming meeting where I presented several original ideas. After the meeting was over, the director of the meeting sent everyone an email outlining the key points in the meeting and what our next steps wouldContinue reading “How to get more brain-power out of your people”

The Power and Legacy of a Great Coaching

The crowd groaned as the first baseman squeezed the ball for the final out. The final out of the game. The final out of the season. No, my 8 year old son’s team didn’t win his Jr. Rookie ball championship, but they will take away much more than a participant’s trophy. The reason: Great CoachingContinue reading “The Power and Legacy of a Great Coaching”