What We Think

You can’t pour from an empty cup. Fill up often.

– Julie Jakopic

What We Think

You can’t pour from an empty cup. Fill up often.

– Julie Jakopic

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Want More Success? Get Happier.

It turns out that happier workplaces are 12 percent more productive. So not only do people feel better about their work and where they work, they also work better. It also turns out that just like we have a weight set point, we have a happiness set point. Our brains...

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Just One

Welcome 2016 I am so excited to have a new year to fill with fun and laughter.  Last year was a wild ride, one that was entirely unpredictable at the start. One that was filled with amazing highs like running for office and supporting the amazing Gloria Steinem and...

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Gratitude – What’s In It For You?

iLead Strategies - November 2015 IN THIS ISSUE *  Gratitude - What's In It For You? *  Make Sure You Are On Your Gift List *  A Moving Holiday Season Gratitude - What's In It For You? Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. I love the season, I love the food and I...

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Who Are You and Who Cares – Feb 2015 news

IN THIS ISSUE *  Who Are You and Who Cares? *  What's Julie Up To? WHO ARE YOU AND WHO CARES? Who we are as leaders is as important as what we do. And all those we lead or work with care. That may seem like a tall order but anyone can be taught to act in a particular...

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Stress? What Stress?

STRESS? WHAT STRESS? So as if trying to change the world while having a life weren’t enough of a challenge, we get the end of the year and holidays tied up in a bow for the icing on the stress cake the year has been for so many. But it doesn’t actually have to be that...

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Do Good. Have Fun. Make Money

That’s what most of the people I work with want.  I first saw this in a mentor’s office about 20 +years ago. She had it on a sign behind her desk. 1. Do good. 2. Have fun. 3. Make money. At the time I was working in a non-profit serving low-income families.  So I...

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