Time is precious. The minutes of our day are the building blocks of our lives.
There are 1,440 minutes in each day. We spent about 480 minutes of our day sleeping and another 480 minutes working. About 180 minutes eating and another 180 minutes preparing for work and traveling to and from work. This leaves about 3 hours a day to devote to pursuing your goals. If you watch TV or play video games you have…Continue
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Today make it about the Team. U plus S - US. Ask for their opinion, ask for insight and ask for help. T.E.A.M means Together Each Achieves More. This includes your work Team, your Family Team, your Community Team. The Team you have in place to help your child be successful. You plus teachers, plus mentors, plus tutors, plus peer group plus doctor, etc.
No one makes it on their own. If someone told you they did-they lied. Everyone who has made it in America and continues to make…
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If you have attended the Community Improvement Leadership Development in the past, you know that Dr. Churchville offers amazing insight on developing your…Continue
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One of the keys to improving your leadership capacity is dedicating time each day to developing your skill set. By…Continue
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Getting in the Zone
Does your life have a beat? Is your life moving rhythmatically? All successful Urban Networkers have a rhythm to their lives. Like the Bass player sets the beat; the quarterback calls the play; the drill sergeant bellows a cadence; the Urban Networker sets a rhythm in his or her life.
Added by Michael Rice on January 5, 2012 at 8:56am — No Comments
Question: What are some basic things I can do in order improve my networking success?
Great question! Today's e-blast will focus on some basic steps you can take to improve your networking game. It does not matter whether you are seeking to expand your client base or build you’re the membership in your organization. These steps will work in corporate or community settings.…Continue
Added by Michael Rice on December 21, 2011 at 5:42pm — No Comments
The Coalition and Professional Networking Associates continue their successful collaboration with this month’s Community Improvement/Leadership Development series with three powerful sessions:
These workshops will increase your wealth-building capacity, refine your relationship building skills and increase your knowledge of providing…Continue
Added by Michael Rice on November 2, 2011 at 5:11pm — No Comments
BUILDING COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP
By Michael Rice
If there is one thing we all can agree on is that we need more community leadership in our neighborhoods. In order to change those challenges that families face on a daily basis, more people must take an active role in creating a new community for all.
One of the chief opponents of change is apathy. Individuals refusing to accept…Continue
Added by Michael Rice on October 23, 2011 at 4:30pm — No Comments
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PHILADELPHIA IT TAKES A VILLAGE: Human Values Awards
The International Association for Human Values and the Art of Living Foundation will host Philadelphia: It Takes Village: Human Value Awards on Sunday, October 2nd at University of Pennsylvania’s Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall, 36th and Spruce Street from 3pm to 6 pm.
Human Values Awards are given to extraordinary individuals and organizations that uplift…Continue
Added by Michael Rice on September 27, 2011 at 10:03pm — No Comments
In many of our Leadership Development workshops, I have been asked on numerous occasions,
Is there anything one can do to immediately change their lifestyle or their direction?
I reply individuals dissatisfied with the current course their life is taking do have an option.
So what's the answer?…Continue
Added by Michael Rice on August 7, 2011 at 11:39pm — No Comments
Free Community Improvement Workshops
Do you want to learn how to capitalize on your natural leadership skills? Would you like to learn how you can run an effective meeting? Do you want to learn how to safely settle arguments and disputes?
If the answer is yes, then join us for the free interactive Community Improvement workshops at 440 N. Broad Street, (Broad and Spring Garden)…Continue
Added by Michael Rice on April 18, 2011 at 3:00pm — No Comments