"When you stop growing, you start dying."
-Williams S. Burroughs
“If we were meant to stay in one place, we’d have roots instead of feet…”
“Everything Rises and Falls with Leadership” ~John Maxwell~
To Lead Others, You Must First Lead Yourself. ~John Maxwell~
I keep this quote by John Beckley in my calendar to help me make a conscious effort every day to Focus and Plan:
Most People Don’t Plan to Fail: They Fail to Plan.
“The world is full of people who have dreams of playing at Carnegie Hall, of running a marathon, and of owning their own business. The difference between the people who make it across the finish line and everyone else is one simple thing: An Action Plan.” ~John Tesh~
Nobody ever died of discomfort, yet living in the name of comfort has killed more ideas, more opportunities, more actions, and more growth than everything else combined. Comfort kills!” -T. Harv Eker
Some people use up their entire lives striving for comfort. Looking for physical or psychological ease or a lack of hardship. They get comfortable and then sit and wait to … I disagree! I am hung up in the word “stagnate”. I think people who are comfortable are stagnate. Let me explain.
Barbara Britt has a passion for making a difference in the lives of others. She developed the largest leadership program in the country for high school students and spent 16 years working with that program. She is now using that experience and expertise in the corporate world. As a sought after member of John C. Maxwell’s international speaking, training and coaching team, she conducts leadership, personal and professional development training for a variety of organizations. Barbara’s no-nonsense style helps take companies to a new level of growth. As an executive coach to management teams and entrepreneurs, and a life coach to individuals, Barbara helps redefine her client’s purpose, vision and goals. She speaks & trains on many different topics based on individual or company needs. Topics include Personality Work Styles, Excellence in Customer Service, and Power Networking. She also has developed a Roadmap for College Preparation Program that is helping parents and their children prepare financially, academically, and emotionally for one of the most important times in their family’s life.