4 Tips for Strategically Planning to Discuss a Difficult Topic with Your Partner

In any relationship, there will be times when you must have that awkward conversation and discuss a difficult topic. There will be topics or issues that neither of you wants to discuss, but the only way through is to sit down and talk. But don’t just say, “Honey, we need to talk.”  If you want …

5 Questions You Need to Ask Yourself to Clarify Your Strategic Thinking

Are you feeling a bit confused by strategic thinking? You know it’s essential for your career and your business, but how do you actually do it? Here are five questions to should ask yourself to really sharpen your strategic thinking. 1. What do you want? The most important thing to work out is where you …

4 Key Steps to Design a Strategic Life Plan as Smart as the Apple Company

You probably have at least one Apple product in your home. Or if you don’t have one, you know someone who does. Apple has become shorthand for ubiquitous, sustainable success and instant recognizability. Apple has a small stable of products that they do exceptionally well. They are focused and strategic in their product development and …

12 Steps to Strategically Balancing Your Life and Work

A healthy work/life balance is probably something you really want to achieve, but it’s getting harder and harder in this modern world.  The good news is that you can use your professional strategic skills to get some balance back into your life. Here’s how balancing your life and work is achievable in 12 easy steps. …