Executive Speaker Series – St Ignatius of Loyola

Our next guest in the Attollo Executive Speaker Series line up is St Ignatius of Loyola. He is the founder of the Society of Jesus (aka the Jesuits) and was born in 1491 in Spain. No stranger to danger on the battlefield or off – welcome St. Ignatius of Loyola!

“So, business leaders of today, listen up. You need to take the time and to think ...

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Two Keys to Unlock Achievement in All Areas of Your Life

Two Keys to Unlock the Achievement in All Areas of Your Life

1. If it is important to you, you will find a way. If not, you’ll find an excuse. Call your excuse by the right name. The right name is : “No I won’t do __________ because __________”.
Now you have something tangible to work with!

2. Change occurs when the pain of the status quo becomes greater than the pain of changing. What are you holding on for dear life ...

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You Can’t See the Forest for the Trees

I’ve grown to appreciate those timeless sayings that used to annoy me as a kid. You know what I’m talking about. Like “A penny saved is a penny earned” from good ol’ Ben Franklin or “Fortune favors the bold” or “Actions speak louder than words.”

I’ve come to understand the business application of many adages and especially “You can’t see the forest ...

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One Productivity Tip That Will Save You Buck$

Read time: < 2 minutes
Actual Implementation Time: 5 – 20 minutes depending on your tech-savvy-ness.

Here’s a very simple idea that will impact your productivity greatly. This is important because your productivity is directly related to your income.

There are so many great sources of information available to us all via the Internet. Personal development info, news on your specific industry, entertainment, local, state, national and world news. It streams in non-stop as much or as little as you allow. ...

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Calming Your Monkey Mind

“Monkey mind” is a Buddhist term that means “unsettled; restless; capricious; inconstant; uncontrollable”.  Our minds tend to jump from thought to thought, idea to idea, issue to issue, like a monkey moving restlessly from treetop to treetop, branch to branch. Most of these errant thoughts also tend  toward the negative.

While monkeys swing from tree to tree with a definite purpose, we on the other hand swing from one thought to another ...

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Tech Tuesday – Great stuff for the busy executive – Evernote Basic. (Free Version)

EvernoteHere’s what’s great about Evernote, a personal and professional productivity tool.
Read time 2 minutes

#1. Evernote is very easy to download and use. Evernote has a free version (Freemium) with more advanced features, such as more storage space, offered for a very reasonable annual charge. It works on PC, Mac, and Mobile devices.

#2. Evernote synchronizes automatically so notes you enter from ...

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