Author Archive | Dr. Holly Latty-Mann

Take action!

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“Thinking is easy, acting is difficult, and to put one’s thoughts into action is the most difficult thing in the world.” Johann Wolfgang von Goethe “The secret of getting ahead is getting started.”  Mark Twain Both of these great literary figures have put the key to success into one step- take action.  It is simple, […]

Trading Places: A Smart Way to Change Your Mind

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Want new ideas for your company?  Trade places with another CEO. In a recent Harvard Business blog post, author William (Bill) Taylor, describes the experiment executed by two top CEOs on Fortune Magazine‘s Best Companies to Work For list.  Maxine Clark, founder and CEO of Build-a-Bear Workshop, and Kip Tindell, co-founder and CEO of the […]

Toyota- a Leadership Crisis

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Oftentimes our leadership failures are not life-threatening, but when they are, as in the case of Toyota’s response to the multiple reports of accidents from sticking accelerators, it only adds fat to the fire.  I have encountered only one life-threatening situation on the job during my life span. During my internship at a large, prestigious […]

Undercover Boss Learns Lessons Cleaning Toilets

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Want to learn what your employees are really thinking?  Go undercover. CBS has created a new reality show, Undercover Boss,  in which the CEOs of large companies, go undercover as an entry level new employee to learn how the front line employees experience work. Not a fan of reality TV?  BNET author, Steve Tobak, isn’t […]

Olympic sized Leadership

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As the 2010 Olympic games approach, we invite you to watch the games with a new perspective- as a leader.  The opening ceremonies are a great example of what it looks like when great resources-human capital– of different kinds, different backgrounds, and different origins come together to achieve a common goal. Olympic coaches and successful […]

A Daily Dose of Laughter

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One of our program graduates, Lance Ekum, Jungle of Life blog author,  was telling us about a unique change movement he learned and participated in to help boost energy through laughter.  The creator of The Levity Project, Katie West, has started a movement of positivity! She describes The Levity Project as “a social movement to […]

Doc Holly Featured through Hearing Loss Assoc. of America

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The Walk 4 Hearing has chosen Doc Holly as a featured walker! Sudden Hearing Loss Results in Career Nightmare AND Big Walk4Hearing™ Results “Eighteen years ago I fell asleep with normal hearing and woke up with a severe hearing loss in both ears. I listened intently as the doctor told me I had Meniere’s disease, […]

Hypnosis is more than you think

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Hypnosis isn’t about getting people to do crazy things, it’s about getting people over their own stumbling blocks so they can achieve their personal best.  Teacher and hypnosis coach, David Grinstead says,”I’m an educator, and I teach (people) a skill that they can use the rest of their life.” Grinstead’s hypnosis helps people with sales […]

Starting the new year the right way

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A Leadership Checklist: 10 Things To Do Right Now to Make it  a Great Year Blog author Terry Starbucker writes his top 10 list of how to start a great year on this blog.  Click the link above to read the full list. The Leadership Trust has been in the throes of kicking off a […]

Getting Started

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“Where you finish in life isn’t determined so much by where you start as by whether you start.” –John C. Maxwell in “Talent is Never Enough” It’s the new year, and it’s time to start something new.  Start making strides towards those goals you have set for yourself, for your family, for your business.  How […]