10 10, 2022

Quiet Quitting: Separating the Symptom from the Cause

By |2022-10-10T23:02:52+00:00October 10th, 2022|SRA Updates|Comments Off on Quiet Quitting: Separating the Symptom from the Cause

Quiet quitting. What began as a viral video has become one of the most talked about (and written about) topics this year. Is it a valid phenomenon, or is it nothing more than catchy clickbait? To a certain degree, the answer to that question does not matter. Rather than [...]

8 07, 2022

Our Words Matter

By |2022-07-08T18:53:13+00:00July 8th, 2022|SRA Updates|Comments Off on Our Words Matter

Humans speak their first fully-formed words sometime between 9 – 12 months of age. It’s a big deal, delighting our parents and launching us into the world of interactive communication. For the rest of our lives, words are the foundation of (almost) everything we do. Psychologist and author Dr. [...]

11 04, 2022

What Are You Doing With Your Dash?

By |2022-04-11T22:39:24+00:00April 11th, 2022|SRA Updates|Comments Off on What Are You Doing With Your Dash?

Alton Maiden played Defensive Tackle for The University of Notre Dame under legendary Coach Lou Holtz. In late October 1996, the Fighting Irish arrived in Dublin, Ireland to prepare for the first-ever Shamrock Classic – a November 2 football game between Notre Dame and the United States Naval Academy. [...]

6 01, 2022

Curating an Exceptional Culture

By |2022-01-06T17:31:21+00:00January 6th, 2022|SRA Updates|Comments Off on Curating an Exceptional Culture

Andrew Carnegie was a Scottish American businessman and philanthropist. He led the expansion of the steel industry in the United States and became one of the richest men in the world. During the last 18 years of his life (which ended in 1919), he gave away the 2022 equivalent [...]

28 09, 2021

Making High-Quality Decisions

By |2021-09-28T14:41:20+00:00September 28th, 2021|SRA Updates|Comments Off on Making High-Quality Decisions

Few things will improve the quality of your life more than learning how to make high-quality decisions. Yet amazingly, no one really teaches us how to do it. Not in grade school; not in high school. Most college majors don’t require courses in critical thinking or decision making. Has [...]

6 07, 2021

The Obstacle Is the Way

By |2021-07-06T16:22:18+00:00July 6th, 2021|SRA Updates|Comments Off on The Obstacle Is the Way

Marcus Aurelius was a Roman Emperor and a Stoic philosopher. On the throne from 161 to 180, he was the last of the rulers knows as the Five Good Emperors and the last emperor of the Pax Romana, an age of relative peace and stability for the Roman Empire. [...]

13 04, 2021

Paying Attention to Retention

By |2021-04-13T14:35:12+00:00April 13th, 2021|SRA Updates|Comments Off on Paying Attention to Retention

You've likely started to see a shift in headlines. No longer focused on what we have been through, the new emphasis is on what’s to come. Though it’s impossible to predict the future, it certainly seems reasonable that the forecast could be correct: a mass employee exodus is coming. [...]

20 01, 2021

Stronger Than Yesterday

By |2021-01-20T14:09:20+00:00January 20th, 2021|SRA Updates|Comments Off on Stronger Than Yesterday

Resilience. It’s one of the secrets to survival, both professionally and personally.  It’s what’s gotten you to where you are, and it’s what will help define who you will become. Looking back at some of the toughest situations you’ve endured, you may have felt there was no other choice. It [...]

30 09, 2020

Later Will Be Now Before You Know It

By |2020-09-30T16:59:00+00:00September 30th, 2020|SRA Updates|Comments Off on Later Will Be Now Before You Know It

We have a question to ask you. But you have to slow down to answer it. Stop scrolling. Take a moment. Take a breath. Question: Knowing what you know now, having all of life’s experiences thus far behind you, what would you do differently? The Present Why is this [...]

2 07, 2020

Be the Diamond

By |2020-07-02T09:27:27+00:00July 2nd, 2020|SRA Updates|0 Comments

Change is inevitable. Growth is optional.” – John Maxwell There are times in life, both personally and professionally, where circumstances can change at such a rapid speed that our opinions, perspectives, and course of action can change by the day, if not by the hour. When faced with such [...]

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