The Power of Saying No – 6 ways to say no gracefully

January 22, 2015By deltavBlog

During one of our leadership development sessions, the newly appointed CEO addressed the group saying, “Anytime someone says that ‘you can do anything you set your mind to,’ I tell them to dribble a football for me.” I wanted to yank him from the front of the room and yell “LIAR” to protect this group … Read More

Don’t Rob People of Their Problems

December 17, 2014By deltavBlog

We see this everywhere today. Children are cheated of any chance to fail by well-meaning parents. College grads who can’t find work have no reason to leave the comfort, security, and video games in their parents’ basement. Bad employees do subpar work, and their teammates pick up the slack and fix their problems—again. I’m guessing … Read More

Learn How to FIGHT! Things to Consider When in Conflict (Part 1)

December 3, 2014By deltavBlog

“Conflict is the doorway to intimacy.” I recently heard this statement and couldn’t have agreed more.   Conflict is also the window to growth. Why then do so many people avoid it? It’s because they don’t have the right mindset or toolbox for handling conflict. It is absolutely impossible to be in relationship with people … Read More