Leadership and Business Management Articles by Priority Learning

This section of our website provides informative articles written by Priority Learning's professional staff and other leaders. Topics including human resources, organizational development, leadership and business management.

Coaching: What's In It For Clients?
One of the most common questions I hear from people who are thinking about working with a coach is "How will this benefit me?" To answer this, I want to cover two important topics: Why people choose to work with a coach How your coaching skills benefit others Why people choose...

Hope Faith Belief and Support (The Spirit Side of Humans) Part 3
How do you handle the next 2 to 3 weeks; the waiting period and fear of the unknown? My story continues. Thursday, May 30 I called a friend of mine that is a heart surgeon and I told him about my situation and circumstance and wanted his advice. He recommended that I...

Summer Landscaping
Last year when we were getting our southeast-side deck ready for summer, we decided to ask Zach of Cape Landscapes to build us a rock wall and it really turned out to be the best thing we could have invested in. In winter, we were able to decorate with some cool winter...

Ode to Joy
This spring more than many in years past, I am finding joy. Perhaps it is that the long, long, winter thankfully met its end after a particularly valiant fight. Or the sun-warmed breeze that gently tickles my skin as it passes. Or the heart-flutters I experience while watching my darling children...

Hope Faith Belief and Support (The Spirit Side of Humans) Part 2
How well do you perform your daily tasks when you have a life threatening situation with very little control? My story continues. Saturday, May 25, 2013 my CT scan was completed. Now the wait begins and questions flood my mind and everyone else, who knows what is happening. Awkward silence within the...

Follow The Leader
Leadership is a choice, not a rank. Simon Sinek Of all of the great expectations that we have for leadership, I've found inspiration to be high on the list. According to 19th century author and thinker Ralph Waldo Emerson, "our chief want is someone who will inspire us to be what...

Journey of a Thousand Miles
The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. Lao Tzu Have you been on any long journeys lately? I just returned from a road trip of over a thousand miles. My youngest child had narrowed her college choices down to two, neither of which was close to home....

Hope Faith Belief and Support (The Spirit Side of Humans) Part 1
Have you ever had the wind knocked out of you with devastating news? How did you recover? Here is my story. Monday morning, June 17, 2013 the phone rang, and I was told by the Pulmonologist that she had bad news. The biopsy confirmed that I had stage IV lung cancer....

Priorities - The New Economy and Back to Basics
A story of baseball I feel like a less talented version of Jeff Foxworthy and his redneck jokes when I think about the way the world and the economy is working. It is kind of like "you know you are in the new economy when you have to wear a battery...

Tips for Revitalizing the Excitement and Energy at Work
Remember when you started your job? You were excited to have been chosen amongst all the other applicants. Your search was over and you were excited, maybe a little nervous, about this new opportunity. You may have been eager to see what a difference you could make and prove...