The Alchemy of Tribal Politics

What's a tribe? A collection of people that share space, desire for a specific change, and action toward that change. What's alchemy? The ability to ingeniously turn what you have into what you need in order to overcome challenge and seize opportunity. ---------------------------------------------- The day before super Tuesday, it's clear that our nation remains divided. [...]

The Alchemy of Tribal Politics2016-02-29T12:54:39+00:00

Complaining is your friend, if…

I sat yesterday waiting to board a plane. A woman behind me--with unhappy sighs and tone--was ticking off a list of woes and frustrations about her tribe. I thought to myself, "Keep going, you're getting close." ---------------------------------------------- About one second into the process of alchemy, your tribe is going to hit resistance. Welcome.   Blockages [...]

Complaining is your friend, if…2016-02-26T05:33:51+00:00

“Research Says” – So It Must Be True

Research shows... Ah, the phrase that makes everything OK. We make decisions in our lives many times based on those two words. Is that a good idea? Just about everyday, I read an article that bolsters the credibility of an idea by citing some new research. I also frequently hear about a workshop where research [...]

“Research Says” – So It Must Be True2016-02-22T06:04:40+00:00

Friends, We are close! Tuesday, February 23 is the launch date of my new book, Tribal Alchemy: Turning What You Have Into What You Need. Just a Reminder: For three days, (February 23, 24 and 25), I am making the ebook FREE to you --and anyone you want to share it with. Yep. Three days. You will [...]

2016-02-20T05:19:14+00:00

Manoj Bhargava and the Billionsinchange Tribe

I’m always on the hunt for paragons of tribal alchemy. Manoj Bhargava, and the tribe at Billionsinchange.com, is just such an example. Manoj founded 5-Hour energy and has become part of the 1% club. Yep, he’s a billionaire. Like some billionaires, Manoj isn’t interested in amassing personal wealth; he’s interested in creating alchemy that changes [...]

Manoj Bhargava and the Billionsinchange Tribe2016-02-16T04:58:55+00:00

Tribal Alchemy Book Launch Feb. 23; A gift and a favor

Friends, On Tuesday, February 23 my new book launches! Tribal Alchemy: Turning What You Have Into What You Need.  First, I want to give it to you    For three days, February 23, 24 and 25, the eBook will be free on Kindle or the Kindle phone App. Just hop on my Amazon page on February 23-25 and download the Kindle [...]

Tribal Alchemy Book Launch Feb. 23; A gift and a favor2016-02-15T06:39:18+00:00

“Name” What Matters

One of the four process steps of Tribal Alchemy is "naming." Ingenious tribes that turn what they have into what they need, take the time to name challenges, opportunities, their raw materials, and anything else that matters. Naming creates identity, ownership and accountability, for starters. Here's a great example from the Boston Red Sox. Check [...]

“Name” What Matters2016-02-11T07:59:15+00:00

LAUNCH DATE for the book!!

Tuesday, February 23 is the launch date of my book, Tribal Alchemy: Turning What You Have Into What You Need. For three days, (February 23, 24 and 25), I am making the ebook FREE to my tribes (that's you) --and anyone they want to share it with. Yep. Three days. You will be able to download [...]

LAUNCH DATE for the book!!2016-02-09T15:17:26+00:00

Billy McLaughlin and the practice of adapting

If we want to be effective and value-add tribe members, personal adaptability is an essential skill to cultivate. Here is an amazing story of adaptability I ran a cross a couple of years ago. Amazing. Here's the link to the story. 

Billy McLaughlin and the practice of adapting2016-02-09T15:02:41+00:00

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