Welcome to Power Ideas
Power Ideas are a compilation of weekly writings on topics of importance to our readers. Each of our Strategic Partners contribute articles that will share important ideas and techniques to assist you in continual improvement of your organization and its people. Use the links on the right to find articles relevant to your specific business challenges. Find a topic by using the “Search Power Ideas” form.
Got questions? Contact us! We’re here to help!
“I’m Late, I’m Late…For a Very Important Date” Does it seem like there is just not enough time to do everything on your “to do” list? Well, there isn’t… life is all about selecting priorities and doing those things that … Continue reading
In this week’s Power Idea, we thought we would touch upon a topic that all Leaders and Managers have the potential to deal with, especially in these times of a heightened awareness and sensitivity to harassment that has been leading … Continue reading
Our founder and CEO, Jerry Houston, has been in management and leadership roles for over 45 years, and has learned some things to do (and not to do) during those four-plus decades. Leading and Managing is personal. It has to … Continue reading
Senior Strategic Partner, Charles Parnell is a very goal focused individual. It is very natural for Charles to write this week’s Power Idea, as goal setting is something he teaches and preaches! This article focuses on the reasons why Goal … Continue reading
As I reviewed this week’s Power Idea from Strategic Partner, Diane Janovsky, I was reminded that, in the end, it is about our purpose, not just about making money. Now, don’t be fooled by my comments because making profit is … Continue reading
Sometimes we just need to keep it simple. One of the foundational steps of great leadership is to be clear on what you want to accomplish. That leads us to ask the question, do you know where you are going … Continue reading
Is there is difference between Manager and Leader? This is an often asked question and there continues to exist a great deal of confusion. Senior Strategic Partner, Charles Parnell, offers some wisdom on this topic in this week’s Power Idea. … Continue reading
If there is one thing that Charles Parnell knows about, it is change. After spending over 4 decades in business and teaching at the University level, Charles is keenly aware of the changing landscape of business and the impact it … Continue reading
Strategic Partner, Diane Janovsky shares some very important resolutions for leaders at all levels of the organization. As the labor market continues to heat up and tighten up, these factors are going to be increasingly important as you not only … Continue reading
Founder and CEO, Jerry Houston, leads off with the first Power Idea of 2018…EFFECTIVE LEADERSHIP IN THE 21ST CENTURY. As Jerry pondered this theme for the first quarter of the new year, he ran across an article that really caught … Continue reading