Monthly Archives: June 2013

ARTISTRY essentials Smoothing Creme Calms Skin Rash

About two months ago, a mysterious and irritating rash broke out on my right shin. It was bizarre. For over a month, I tried various methods to get rid of it. None of it offered any relief for my itchy…

In Support of EQUIP Leadership, WWDB Displays Power in Its Own Numbers

There is power in numbers, as the saying goes. And it doesn’t even have to be a big number—the number one will do. Any individual has the potential to create lots of good through the impact he or she has…

My Latest ‘Pick-Me-Up': Will & Monifa, The Playful ‘Pumpcast News’ Couple

Some time in early May, a couple sang “Living on a Prayer” and then “Sweet Dreams” at a Costco gas station in Burbank, Calif. It was for “Pumpcast News,” a karaoke segment that airs on The Tonight Show and rewards those who perform with…

WWDB’s Nam-Deuk Kim & Jungyun Lee Demonstrate Power of ‘Going Korean’

Whether it’s a company that refers to “business fundamentals” or a church that declares its “pillars,” there is great value in having a clearly stated foundation of what makes something tick. Over a history that goes back to 1977, World…

University of Success, Part 3: How to Increase Your Value

“Add value.” If I heard him say it once, I have heard John C. Maxwell make that statement at least a dozen times at various World Wide DreamBuilders (WWDB) conferences over the years. Maxwell is one of the nation’s most…

Do You Know Your Entrepreneurial DNA?

Today, there is a mountain of tools and resources to help entrepreneurs. And yet the failure rate is the same as it was 50 years ago. Why? In a recent  TED talk, Joe Abraham addresses this issue by asking and exploring…

Grateful Anniversary: Beyond Breast Cancer & My Niece’s 100-Foot Fall

Today I woke up reflecting on this date, exactly one year ago. Just a few hours later, how different the world would look to me. That morning I had my mammogram and ultrasound. After reviewing my images, the radiologist told me…