Author: Bronson

What’s The End Goal

As parents we are constantly hearing other people’s opinions and methods of parenting. How to make kids behave, why they need to go through certain experiences, why we should, why we shouldn’t, how they’ll turn out if…   I always think to myself, what is the end goal? At least for me, the end goal is not Read More …

You Think Like The People You Hang Around

There are several phrases referring to this idea that   “You are what you eat.”   “You become the average of your five closest friends.”   “You become who you hang around.”   “You think about what you see, hear and do.”   You get the point. The information we consume, the people we hang Read More …

The Richest Man In Babylon

The Richest Man In Babylon is one of my favorite finance books because it teaches basic finance principles within a very interesting and fun story taking place in Babylon. Babylon was at one time the wealthiest place in the world where the economy boomed and yet many people were very poor despite the fact that Read More …

1-2-3 Magic

Author Thomas W. Phelan   1-2-3 Magic is an excellent parenting book designed to help parents who feel like their kids run the house and lack the appropriate control. Dr. Phelan present several good ideas along with stories and personal experiences to help parents understand how to use his method of counting children to make Read More …

Adaptability and Empathy

Adaptability comes up in any leadership or company success presentation. If you can’t adapt you won’t survive. Especially as we move forward. The communication and business landscape is changing faster every year. We are using very different methods of research, interpersonal communication and business communication now as opposed to the peak of the industrial age. Read More …

Daring Greatly

Author Brene Brown   Brene Brown has been studying the topics of shame and vulnerability for over a decade and has brought an amazing amount of information and experience to the topics. Her speeches are great she’s written 3 New Yok Times Best Sellers and she shares her own stories of wrestling with the topics Read More …

Vulnerability

Vulnerability is the ability to share your authentic self. “We are losing our tolerance for vulnerability…Vulnerability is at the core of fear and anxiety and shame. Vulnerability is also the birthplace of love, joy, belonging creativity and faith.” Brene Brown   We have an interesting stance when it comes to emotion in our society. Some Read More …

Strengths Finder 2.0

By Tom Rath   Strengths Finder is a must read for entrepreneurs, managers, sales people and social bees. There is a wealth of information about personality types with suggestions and ideas about how to approach and work with each personality type. For those of you in business you should know that in their studies of Read More …

Apply Learning Through Self Awareness

Lots of people read books and articles, spend time researching and learning, studying in school and attending seminars. But without self-awareness your ability to properly apply the new information is immensely diluted. Great self-awareness allows you to effectively create change with new information. Sometimes, I wonder if this topic is even worth talking about because Read More …