Author Archives: Michael Charles - Certified Coach, Teacher, Speaker with the John Maxwell Team

Happy Thanksgiving from my family to yours!

I love this season of the year because it’s all about being thankful for the people in our lives. I’m thankful for family, health, laughter, love and YOU. I hope and pray that you, your family and your loved ones have to opportunity to reflect and share the many blessings and memories you have experienced…

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Stop the Stinking Thinking – Time To Think Differently

My friend Bob Kittridge from Kittrige Connections post this today on his blog and I think it is appropriate and fitting based all of the articles and social media posts I’ve read or heard of throughout this election season. This is even more important now the winner of the United States presidential election has been…

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Why Making Genuine Connections is Essential to your Success: October Virtual Seminar

The ability to connect increases your influence in every situation. Yet, statistics show that we live in an era where people, though seemingly more connected, feel that the genuine human connection is lacking between them and their personal and professional networks. If you can connect with others- one-on-one, in groups, and with an audience – your…

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Free Monthly Virtual Seminar – Last Thursday of each Month

To become successful, it is imperative that you relate to others well, improve your attitude through daily practices, equip others with the proper skills and lead others successfully to where you have gone and beyond.  By hosting these free Teleseminars, my goal is to help you be intentional in your life both privately and professionally – by working with purpose and having…

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Could “working” be the most dangerous form of procrastination?

Are there times when you’ve put off work under the disguise of being busy doing “other important” work? Do you find that most of those times the “other important work” is not as important? If you’re honest with yourself, you can probably remember times when you had done that.  I know I have.  Since the work…

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Special Live Teaching Call with John C. Maxwell on Oct. 2nd – Invaluable Laws of Growth

John C. Maxwell is teaching a lesson on Tuesday, Oct 2nd from 8pm-10pm ET via conference call to coincide with the release of his new book “15 Invaluable Laws of Growth”! Only John Maxwell Team Members and Founding Partners can make this available to you. Please note that this call will replace the usual last Thursday of the month call…

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How to Overcome Fear and Doubt

Fear and doubt is the biggest enemy of creativity but it doesn’t have to be yours.  Although it (fear) is not something you can get rid of but you can tame it and build your faith to surpass your fear to the point where your creativity is not stifled. There two main reasons fear paralyzes…

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Fundamental Principles of Leadership – Part 1

In this new era of collaboration and constant change, more than ever before, our success at home, in the community and at work is largely determined by our ability to influence others. More often than not we find ourselves struggling to get results but cannot understand why the results we seek seem so distant and…

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15 Invaluable Laws of Growth – Masterminds

If you desire to grow and improve your results, don’t miss this opportunity. As you get ready to set your resolutions for the new year, take sometime to grow into the person that has the things that you seek. To help you start this process of growth, I am inviting you to participate in one of our…

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Four Corner Posts to High Performance – Virtual Seminar on Thursday, 8/30 at NOON

Life is hard, our success is not guaranteed. We are constantly bombarded with new demands by others around us at work, home and in our community.  If we are not truly clear on our purpose in life, the direction we should be traveling, we will not end up where we want to land; but where…

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