Compassion and Connection

When we open our heart, allow ourselves to feel the impact of another’s journey, we’re taking a risk. Keeping ourselves closed off, separate and distracted is easy. Turning our attention to these distractions keep us from connecting with others… our team, family, friends, business partners, and the like. Opening up is not easy, but it’s worth it. And, it’s the Read More >

Blinded by the End-Product

“Success is not the end-product of a great business; it’s a by-product of that company’s inspiring vision and values.” — Misti Burmeister  This is why many leaders fail to create successful (and sustainable) company cultures. This is why managers fail to become leaders. Success is not the end-product of a great business; it’s a by-product of that company’s inspiring vision Read More >

12 Ways to Thank Your Team This Holiday Season

“Imagine the difference it will make when our attention as leaders goes back to serving our employees and, thus, our customers, with the greatest care.” — Misti Burmeister  ‘Tis the season to be giving! But as we gather with family and friends for this “most wonderful time of the year,” don’t forget to thank the people who have served you throughout Read More >

12 Ways to Thank Your Team This Holiday Season

“Imagine the difference it will make when our attention as leaders goes back to serving our employees and, thus, our customers, with the greatest care.” — Misti Burmeister  ‘Tis the season to be giving! But as we gather with family and friends for this “most wonderful time of the year,” don’t forget to thank the people who have served you throughout Read More >