Make Your Project Wow …with a Cue from The Crown

January 27, 2018

I just finished watching all 20 episodes of Peter Morgan‘s The Crown. Have you seen it? It’s got a lot to offer: family and political drama, intelligence, luxury, taste, inside view behind the curtain of royalty , stellar cast and jaw-dropping settings. And it’s (mostly) educational. My favorite character is Prince Phillip. I’m told he’s the […]


You can do at least 20 times more than you think

January 15, 2018

  You can do at least 20 times more than you think. As Dr. Martin Luther King put it: If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do, you have to keep moving forward. The reality is that when you want to […]


Favorite Things and Lessons Learned from 2017

January 1, 2018

Happy New Year!!!! Here we go again! I wish you much success, adventure, fun and meaningful experiences in 2018.   Favorite Things from 2017 The #brandyou challenge on effective personal branding The Luxe Small-group Coaching Day Repeated confirmation of the efficacy of Mixonian’s coaching and training methods from independent studies Ruben’s becoming a U.S. citizen […]


Unlock Your Team’s Potential with a Theme

December 11, 2017

Continuous effort – not strength or intelligence – is the key to unlocking our potential. Winston Churchill Do expensive classroom lectures unlock human potential? My youngest daughter is a sophomore Gamecock (aka University of South Carolina student). Knowing I’ll completely freak out, she casually lets me know that these days, college students routinely spend the class […]


A C-Suite Interview Story and How to Prepare for the Next Career Move

November 27, 2017

A lot of you are moving on to better jobs. Bravo! Jobs are so cool in that you get a cash infusion every two weeks. No matter what mistakes you make in those two weeks. Even if you get in trouble with HR. The downside is that jobs take a lot of time. However, people […]