4 Mistakes You’re Making as You Try to Connect with People

by Dr. Rick Goodman on May 20, 2015

You know how to communicate—but do you know how to connect? And you know how to speak—but are you sure you’re listening, and giving others a reason to listen to you?

These might seem like rudimentary skills, but in our age of social media and smartphones, they’re practically endangered!… Read more...

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Dr. Rick Goodman4 Mistakes You’re Making as You Try to Connect with People

How to Foster More Teamwork in Your Office

by Dr. Rick Goodman on May 13, 2015

You may have an office full of people who are working hard—but are they working together? Has office-place competition choked out all sense of collaboration? Has the layout and structure of your workforce lent itself to true cohesion and shared vision, or just to seclusion and individualism?… Read more...

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Dr. Rick GoodmanHow to Foster More Teamwork in Your Office

How Do You Respond to Change?

by Dr. Rick Goodman on April 14, 2015

Change is one of the few certainties in the business world—or, just generally, in life. The question that successful people ask isn’t whether or not things will change. The million dollar question is: When change happens, how will I respond to it?Read more...

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Dr. Rick GoodmanHow Do You Respond to Change?

Real Leaders Collaborate

by Dr. Rick Goodman on March 31, 2015

As a business leader, what do you think is your greatest resource? It’s not anything monetary or physical; it’s not your business plan or your posh office space. Your most precious resource is your team—each member of it offering a unique perspective and skillset from which you can cultivate and refine your business.… Read more...

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Dr. Rick GoodmanReal Leaders Collaborate

Engaging Skeptics in Teambuilding Exercises

by Dr. Rick Goodman on March 24, 2015

How do you build a strong team when some of the members of that team are simply uninterested in teambuilding exercises? That’s sort of the catch-22 of the entire teambuilding endeavor. On the one hand, there are plenty of ways you can strengthen and unify your professional team.… Read more...

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Dr. Rick GoodmanEngaging Skeptics in Teambuilding Exercises

What Causes Conflict on Your Team?

by Dr. Rick Goodman on March 18, 2015

A productive team is a unified team—a team in which all the members are able to cooperate and collaborate, despite whatever personal differences or personality clashes they may have. And to be sure: There’s no such thing as a team that doesn’t experience a little tension every now and again.… Read more...

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Dr. Rick GoodmanWhat Causes Conflict on Your Team?

Does Your Culture Encourage Teamwork?

by Dr. Rick Goodman on February 10, 2015

Great teams don’t happen by accident. There are several components that you need to have in place for a great team to emerge. You need to have a vision for everyone to rally behind. You need to have a leader who fosters and encourages teamwork and collaboration. … Read more...

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Dr. Rick GoodmanDoes Your Culture Encourage Teamwork?

Team Building Begins with Smart Hiring

by Dr. Rick Goodman on February 4, 2015

Here is the great paradox of team building: A great team is one in which the group is stronger than the sum of its members. At the same time, a team cannot succeed unless all of the individuals that comprise it are dedicated to the team’s vision and to its success.… Read more...

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Dr. Rick GoodmanTeam Building Begins with Smart Hiring

Championship Life Challenge Episode 1 – Your Self Talk & the Power of Affirmations

by Dr. Rick Goodman on December 15, 2014

 

 

Dr. Rick Goodman the Team building Expert discusses your Self Talk.

How do you look at yourself when you start your day? What are you saying to your self? How you start your day determines your outcome! Everyday I do my affirmations, a set of positive statements to get my mind focused on accomplishing my goals and building my team.

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Dr. Rick GoodmanChampionship Life Challenge Episode 1 – Your Self Talk & the Power of Affirmations