If you’ve visited Accountability – “The Straight Truth” blog lately you will have noticed more than a few changes. We’re embarking on a serious upgrade because we believe that the message of “personal accountability” is both universal and important.Details
Some might say duct tape was the secret weapon that rescued three Apollo 13 astronauts whose spacecraft malfunctioned on its way to the moon in 1970. But the truth is that accountability saved their lives.Details
Sooner or later, we’ve all got some growing up to do. The path to total personal accountability isn’t so easy and understandably so. My own transition tells me this. All the stories clients tell me about moving to a more self-empowered, highly accountable way of being as a leader tells me this.Details
There is something wonderful about checking off the completion of a task. It puts some people in downright euphoria. Hitting the mark; finishing; creating space to move on to the next thing—it’s a great feeling. A vital component of checking off a “completion” is starting with a clear agreement.Details
Why do you make promises that you can’t keep?
You may think it is because you are short on time but everyone receives the same 24-hours everyday. In an effort to please everyone, you may end up satisfying no one.
I have a fifteen minute time frame on Saturday mornings to get my daughter from gymnastics to dance, which takes any normal, sane person 25 minutes. The dance coach knows we will always be a few minutes late and is completely ok with this.Details