Culture Leadership Charge – No Surprises

By S. Chris Edmonds / September 18, 2017 / 0 Comments

When I was growing up, my Mom made the best desserts. I remember coming home from school one day and the house was filled with the smell of freshly baked chocolate brownies! Mom held out a plate of her famous treats! I grabbed one, said thanks, and took a huge bite. And – yuck. Mom […]

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Culture Leadership Charge – Age is Just a Number

By S. Chris Edmonds / September 4, 2017 / 6 Comments

I’m old. I turned 65 this year so was able to join Medicare here in the US. I’d never thought about being a member of the Medicare generation! 65 is the age when many people retire. I’m not ready to retire. I have too many good ideas – I think – and there are many […]

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Don't Manage Time – Manage Your Values, Priorities, & Habits

By S. Chris Edmonds / October 5, 2015 / 0 Comments

How well do you manage your time? Do the things you spend time on each day align with your values and priorities? Or, is your time spent “doing things,” even if they’re not priorities to you? Best-selling author Kevin Kruse’s new book, 15 Secrets Successful People Know About Time Management features the best productivity habits […]

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To Stop Bullying, Stand Up and Show Up

By S. Chris Edmonds / September 28, 2015 / 0 Comments

Bella is a 5th grader who is battling a life-threatening blood disorder. Last year – as part of Team Impact which pairs children with serious illnesses with college athletic teams – Bella signed a “letter of intent” with the Denver University Division 1 women’s volleyball team. Bella helps out at volleyball practice, has a locker […]

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Delightful Decluttering

By S. Chris Edmonds / January 26, 2015 / 0 Comments

My storeroom was packed to the gills. My office closet was worse. It was time to clear some of my stuff out. Today’s venture started with gathering and testing my old photo studio lights so my daughter-in-law can have an easier time taking pictures of products for her cool Etsy shop. I’ve got a set of […]

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5 Tips from Lee Sklar

By S. Chris Edmonds / September 1, 2014 / 0 Comments

I’m a working musician on the side. I’m blessed to be a part of a talented, values aligned band that loves making music that makes people dance and smile! I see (and have written about) a lot of parallels between music teams and business teams. A recent MusicRadar interview by one of the finest musicians […]

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