Category Archives for "Take Control"

Why You Fail

By Rebel Brown

We all fail. The first time we tried to stand up, take a step or hit our mouth with that spoonful of applesauce, we failed. We tried again. And again. Sooner or later, we succeeded. We moved on to try the next new thing. And failed again. Until we figured it out.  If we didn’t try, we’d […]

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Popularity is Not In Your Job Description

By Rebel Brown

Popularity does not make for great leadership. In fact, popularity seeking leaders are notorious for not making the tough calls. The very calls that every business needs to be successful. Great Leaders Don’t Seek Popularity Great leaders attract respect. Being popular is not the same as being respected. When leaders focus on being liked, that need for popularity gets in the […]

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Why Your Employees Leave

By Rebel Brown

We all know that employee turnover is a big issue.  The cost of recruiting and retraining, combined with the loss of knowledge, can be devastating to any organization. Thanks to the internet, key resources find other positions with relative ease. But it’s not just the easy access to other roles that your employees leave. It’s more likely […]

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How Meditation Improves Your Mind

By Rebel Brown

Meditation in business? I must be off my rocker. Only gooroos, woo woo folks and the religious among us meditate.  It’s not something for those of us who are logical, rational business folks, right? Think again. Science has proven the value of meditation. From improving our health to increasing our concentration to even rewriting certain […]

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Anxiety

How to Ditch Your Anxiety

By Rebel Brown

We all get anxiety from time to time. I get it when my show horse Pearli starts to amp up at a show and I can’t get her to calm down. She amps, I get anxious. She amps more cause I got anxious, I get more anxious. You get the picture, it’s NOT a positive […]

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