Category Archives: Blog

March 2016

February 2016

You’ve Got to be Motivated!

  Willie Johnson, The Ambassador of Potentiality, www.williejayspeaks.com Basically, there are three types of motivation: rewards, punishment and self-motivation. Rewards and punishment are external motivators and usually take the form of tangible items. For example, parents often use rewards to get children to perform specific behavior. “If you clean your room, I’ll give you $10.” […]

First Class Individuals Don’t Fly Coach

  – Because Coach is always Over-Crowded! When you are a 1st class individual, the first thing you must do is “Mind Your Own Business”. I will never forget that one Sunday afternoon when I got the chance to speak one-on-one with a former truck driver. This former truck driver had a 7th grade formal […]

January 2016

Entrepreneurial Thinking

Willie Johnson – The Ambassador of Potentiality As you look toward the future – FY2016 to be exact, I challenge you to put on your entrepreneurial hat, and not only think about the things you wish to accomplish; but also reflect on how you can and will use the knowledge gained during FY 2015 to […]

September 2015

Roadway to Success

How could you possibly succeed in life if you have no idea as to what you want out of or in life? How can you enjoy your life’s journey, if you don’t know where you’re headed? To what extent have you identified exactly what you what? Yes, going through life without knowing what you want, […]

Service before Self

The Ritz-Carlton hotel chain has a great mission statement “Ladies and gentlemen serving ladies and gentlemen.” Crisp, clear, and to the point. I understand they ask themselves two questions every day: 1. What did we learn from yesterday? 2. What can we do today to make a difference for our customers? The past is over, […]