How leaders get the most out of their folks

Confidence Boost

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

How to treat children and employees

“Treat a child as though he already is the person he’s capable of becoming.” – Haim Ginott, School Teacher, Child Psychologist, Psychotherapist and Parent Educator Also great advice for Leaders on how to treat the folks they are leading.

Why good leaders make you feel safe

This TED talk was performed by Simon Sinek who is the author of two books: the global best seller, Start With Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action and his newest book, the New York Times and Wall Street Journal best seller, Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don’t.

Motivational Quote: Boosting Confidence

“Never underestimate the positive impact you may have when you boost someone’s confidence, because praise is a powerful fuel for future success.” -Richard Elmes

Motivational Quote: The Value of Challenge

“Challenge is one of the greatest human motivators.” -Jim Harris, Speaker/Author http://www.jimharris.com/

Motivational Quote: Genius

“Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.” – Thomas Edison, Inventor http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Edison

Motivational Quote: Trust-Respect-Security

“Where there is no trust, there is no respect. And where there is no respect, there is no security in the relationship.” – Dr. Laura Schlessinger, Popular Radio Show Host and Relationship Expert.

Motivational Quote: Opportunity

“Opportunity dances with those who are already on the dance floor.” – H. Jackson Brown Jr.