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  • Tales of the Kingdom of Camran The Kingdom of Camran was home to castles and canyons, fields and forests, and many, many adventures. It was also home to a host of folks, all with different talents and strengths: Hannah, the Healer, nurturing with compassion, Peter,......

  • Tales of the Kingdom of Camran Hannah the Healer, the hero of our tale, whose compassionate and nurturing spirit uplifts many, on days just like today… Hannah was used to hosting. Though her dwelling was small, it was almost always serving as respite for the......

  • Tales of the Kingdom of Camran Peter the Politician, the hero of our tale, whose impressive achievements and will for success bring the villagers to new heights, on days just like today… Peter was a life-long politician. He simply loved being in leadership… and being......

  • Tales of the Kingdom of Camran Meryl The Muse, the hero of our tale, whose imaginative spirit and creative hands bring beauty to the world, on days just like today… Meryl’s hair danced in the wind as she walked through the forest, and she was tempted......

  • Tales of the Kingdom of Camran Siobhan, the Sage, the hero of our tale, whose intuitive wisdom and analytical mind bring many to her door, on days just like today… From the moment Siobhan awoke, she knew something was amiss. The light entering her room......

  • Tales of the Kingdom of Camran Gerald the Guardian, the hero of our tale, whose loyalty and desire to defend preserve the well-being of the villagers on days just like today… Today was Tuesday. Not many celebrated the unique merits of Tuesdays, but Gerald, the......

  • Tales of the Kingdom of Camran Philo the Page, the hero of our tale, whose mirthful sense of serendipity takes him on many an adventure, on days just like today… Philo the Page opened his eyes, sighed deeply, and smiled. Today, like every day, was......

  • Tales of the Kingdom of Camran William the Warrior, the hero of our tale, whose strong leadership and assertive guidance save the village from all forms of peril, on days just like today… William was surrounded by the rapt faces of the villagers, eager to......

  • Tales of the Kingdom of Camran Isaac the Inventor, the hero of our tale, whose innovation and desire for harmony save the village from all forms of peril, on nights just like tonight… Isaac could sense the tension that hung heavily over the village, and......

  • There is no doubt that when embarking upon a professional NLP training program, it will enable you to develop your personal potential to the full. Neuro Linguistic Programming is an incredible resource with a full to overflowing toolkit that helps with self development, enabling you......

  • “What gets measured gets done; what gets recognized gets done even better.” – (Unknown) Mostly large organizations have a Strategic Plan and a Business Plan, and small and medium sized enterprises have a Business Plan. These plans set out the organization’s goals and objectives and provide......

  • Getting to the top of the corporate ladder requires personal and professional growth.  Growth happens quickly with targeted leadership development activities. Dedication, commitment and ongoing leadership skill development are the cornerstones of any leadership position. Though you may think that there are so many things to......

  • NEUROSCIENCE AND CHANGE Whаt саn Nеurоѕсіеnсе tell us? Pаrt оf thе reason whу change іѕ so uncomfortable lіеѕ іn our brаіnѕ. In 2004 Nеurоѕсіеnсе rеѕеаrсh ѕhоwеd uѕ thаt оur brains make  decisions based оn bias аnd bеlіеf. In ѕhоrt, we ignore fасtѕ thаt contradict whаt......

  • “Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” Merriam-Webster defines learning as “The activity or process of gaining knowledge or skill by studying, practicing, being taught, or experiencing something.” For those of us who seek to master......

  • The reputation of a business is essential to its survival. The trust and confidence of the consumer can have a direct and profound effect on a company’s bottom line. Recently, the importance of reputation has become increasingly apparent, as companies such as BP and Toyota......

  • Write out your SMART(ER) Goalsadapted from the  original SMART goalsGeorge Doran, Arthur Miller, and James Cunningham SMART(ER) goals, broken down: S – Goals must be Simple and Specific. Be specific with what you want… the more specific the better. What – What do you want......

  • The Art of Focusing on What Matters Most “Be sure when you step, step with care and great tact. And remember that life’s a great balancing act.” – Theodor Seuss Geisel (Dr. Seuss) As you probably know through personal experience, owning your own business is......

  • Ensure your actions convey flexibility and adaptability to change Leadership Development program – Evelyn Olivares The Chameleon – Artfully switching gears at will. There is a well-known Chinese proverb that says that the wise adapt themselves to circumstances, as water moulds itself to the pitcher.......

  • Becoming better leaders is a top priority for most executives. They want to prepare for more senior roles, develop greater influence, and have greater impact on their organization. If you share this desire, then are you designing your personal goals to help build your capacity for more effective......

  • “You cannot dance an arabesque in “Swan Lake” and “Nutcracker” the same way –  Natalia  Makarova Ensure decision making occurs in accordance with risk management plans for all options, and within appropriate timeframes. Corporate governance requires that risk management be integral to policy, planning and......

  • Setting expectations is one of the basic fundamentals of management; yet, many managers fail to do this very important step effectively. As a leader, setting clear expectations is critical to making sure your team understand what is required of them. Of course, this applies to all of the......

  • “Life is always a tightrope or a feather bed. Give me the tightrope.” – Edith Wharton Selling is exhilarating, exciting, and for some of folks, it can be a lifelong calling. Most importantly, selling is a balancing act between the optimism you need to push......

  • “NO ONE CARES HOW MUCH YOU KNOW UNTIL THEY KNOW HOW MUCH YOU CARE.” -THEODORE ROOSEVELT Onе vеrу important сhаrасtеr rеԛuіrеmеnt in lеаdеrѕ is Emоtіоnаl Intelligence (EI). Sо, whаt is Emоtіоnаl Intеllіgеnсе оr EI? Whу іѕ іt so іmроrtаnt? Lеt’ѕ dіѕсuѕѕ thіѕ іn brіеf. WHАT......

  • “Shallow men believe in luck or in circumstance. Strong men believe in cause and effect.”– Ralph Waldo Emerson Sales, and selling, have become so mixed up in today’s world of global commerce, fast-paced competition, annoying telemarketers, and stacks of junk mail – that it’s almost......

  • “Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakes.” – Carl Jung “While we teach, we learn.” – Seneca As a coach and leader, you reap powerful benefits – the benefits of growing personally through the work you do every day. “For thousands of years, people......

  • “My goal is simple. It is a complete understanding of the universe, why it is as it is and why it exists at all.” – Stephen Hawking The enneagram is a lens through which your team will come into focus. Through enneagram work, you will......

  • “The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.” – Helen Keller There’s a lot of hype out there about positive thinking. After all, being able to focus on the positive is......

  • “Once you understand the foundations of cooking – whatever kind you like, whether it’s French or Italian or Japanese – you really don’t need a cookbook anymore.” – Thomas Keller Think of leaders as chefs. Think of strategies as recipes. Great leaders don’t need to......

  • Caroline had always wanted to run her own business and had studied hard in her higher education with the plan of setting up her own business at some point. Fate had stepped in and she’d ended up working in various high-level positions for a variety......

  • Kai was fiercely protective of his team and well respected within his role as Senior Manager. He was the person that the other managers turned to when they experienced problems because he was able to problem solve efficiently and effectively. Kai was a natural leader.......