Tag Archives: family

Father Forgets

A Top Five book in the Life Leadership community is the classic How To Win Friends and Influence People.  Carnegie begins with his #1 principle: don’t criticize, condemn or complain.  He finishes chapter one by reinforcing the principle with the short story Father Forgets by W. Livingston Larned which is sure to tug any parent’s heart, and really […]

Life Incentive Trip – The Bell’s

One of the many rewards in building a successful business with Life Leadership are the amazing trips. We’re truly blessed to have great friends in Lyndon & Ruthie.  What’s more, as partners in Life Leadership we can share in and cheer for each others’ personal and business successes. The Bell’s achieved one of their dreams in […]

Dan and Lisa Hawkins share the Communication Code

I’m very proud to be partnered with Dan & Lisa Hawkins, sharing life changing information into families and communities across North America. This is a re-post from Orrin Woodwards site Dan and Lisa Hawkins share the Communication Code Dan and Lisa Hawkins have become two of the most dynamic and effective communicators in LIFE Leadership. The […]

Visible Praise

I don’t know where it came from but I love what’s on it!  It’s a small whiteboard on our refrigerator filled with words of praise and encouragement for our kids.  We have five kids, ages 10 to 16, and they need encouragement.  How do I know that?  Because we ALL need encouragement! Imagine walking into […]

I don’t care

I don’t care.  Despite their apathetic sound, these three words are actually quite powerful. When I say ‘I don’t care’, I frequently mean something else.  There are times I’ve said, “I don’t care,” but what I really meant was, “I appreciate what you are saying, but mentally my plate is full.”  Or maybe I meant, […]