During shelter-in-place, some people learned to bake sourdough, some turned their living rooms into gyms and others found solace binge-watching true crime. If you jumped on that bandwagon and watched too many hours of TV to count, you may have noticed that Mensa pops up fairly often in the tales being told. Obviously, being a genius and a serial killer do not go hand in hand, but the term “evil mastermind” does ring a bell. [...]
Honestly, I think they would make a great team, although I’m not sure either one has the experience to construct a panic room that could block out Covid-19. Luckily, those of us in the construction industry don’t have to rely on Tim or Bob, because we have the power of resilience in our toolbox. Over time, each layer builds upon the one before it until finally, a beautiful and well-designed structure emerges. A structure where [...]
Throughout history, great leaders have learned how to become resilient. Built through hardship, challenge and perseverance, their resilience allows them to inspire others and effect change. Nelson Mandela is a prime example of a leader whose resilience helped him change the world. Mandela’s leadership style is inspirational, and his power of resilience allowed him to fight through overwhelming obstacles. Following the lessons we’ve learned from Mandela, along with help from a resilience speaker will put [...]
My grandpa might not read this article, but if he does, it's because he loves and supports me. He worked hard to provide for his family without expecting anything from his employer except a paycheck, benefits and a good retirement plan. The world has changed a lot since my grandpa entered the workforce. Today, many employees work to make a difference, not just a paycheck. Successful employers recognize this and implement motivational strategies in the [...]
Your leadership team needs a jolt to reignite their passion and momentum. Strong teams come from strong leadership, but it’s not always easy to motivate your workforce. It may be time to hire a corporate speaker who can help provoke excitement and team unity. Nobody can just will themselves to fall in love with life, stop feeling guilty or feel the intense joy that comes from deep fulfillment. It takes a profound moment of self-discovery [...]
Adam Markel is a highly sought-after keynote speaker and transformational leader. After building a multi-million dollar law firm, Adam became CEO of one of the largest business, leadership and personal development training companies in the world, overseeing more than $100 million in sales. His unique expertise is in combining practical business tactics with accelerated learning strategies to embrace change, build resilience, encourage innovation and increase sales for people and organizations worldwide.