Be The Person You Can Be Proud Of

“A person of knowledge uses words with restraint, and a man of understanding is even-tempered.” Proverbs 17: 27 Can you recognise when you have been in the company of someone who is inspirational and has left you wowed, having only uttered a few words? They listen to you talking, and reflect upon what you have said. They occasionally nod their head to encourage you to say more and then with a warm, smiling face and a sparkle in their eye, … [Read more...]

Empire Avenue Business Benefits? A Conversation with Robert Scoble and Jeremiah Owyang

  Hello- Thank you any newcomers to my blog via Empire Avenue- I’m @Caleb- a friendly thinker, writer, social media strategist, speaker and consultant. I'm all about Relational Leadership, and I want to meet you. Please don’t be a voyeur but connect on Twitter @calebstorkey, subscribe to the blog and leave some comments or topically come and get some of me at @caleb on Empire Avenue. I’ll be chatting to everyone extensively......OK with … [Read more...]

Think Long Term- Sprinting Is For Losers

Think Long Term- Sprinting Is For Losers Too much in business is all about the short-term gain. You hear that complaint made time and time again. When entrepreneurs take their companies public, float them on the markets, go through an IPO, the businesses are often then based on short-term share value as opposed to what is good long-term for the business. The same is true for any size of business. Too much emphasis on the short-term and a lack … [Read more...]

Decision Time? Then Sleep On It

Decision Time? Then Sleep On It One of the key differences between good leaders and bad leaders, rests on their ability to make good decisions. A good leader knows how to gather all the necessary information needed, understand the consequences of either course of action, gather the experience and viewpoints of others, and be decisive in implementing the necessary actions. A bad leaders responds very quickly when making a decision and may … [Read more...]