When Slow is the Way to Go

There are many things in life that remain constant; death, taxes, change, things like that, but I wanted to touch on this: we all live and work in a world with people. Sometimes these people can be our greatest assets, sometimes they can can be the water that helps move us along, and sometimes they can challenge […]

How Bad Do You Want to Succeed?

“No one will ever take your career more seriously than you do.” That one piece of advice has stuck with me for a very long time. When I heard it I don’t know where I was, what company I was working for or even who shared it with me. Good advice tends to end up that way; […]

Why Should I Hire You?

What makes you different? What makes you special? Not different and special the way that got you picked on in school, but the different that makes you extraordinary. Why are you better than the next person? In the professional world, why should you be considered for a job instead of the next applicant? Why should I […]

The Only Debt Worth Owing

Leaders don’t just lead some of the time, or just when they feel like it. Leaders don’t just lead between the hours of 8 and 5, or only during the week. Leaders lead all the time. Empoweringthe80Percent isn’t just about getting ahead or leading in business or in your professional life. It’s about leading. Pure and simple, wholly and totally. Leaders lead because […]