#49 How You Know You've Had a Breakthrough (Part 1)
You know when you have an “a-ha!” moment and everything seems to make sense? In my opinion, these breakthroughs are the stuff of life. They’re what make our experience of the world change and grow.
#48 Be Willing to Drop Perfectionism
I remember in a job interview, I told the interviewer that I was a perfectionist. I thought it was an admirable trait.
Do you strive for perfection in everything you do? Do you feel like failure is not an option and...
#47 Be Willing to Say the Wrong Thing
As humans, we are naturally social creatures and communication plays a vital role in our daily lives. However, there is an underlying fear that many of us experience when it comes to saying the wrong thing.
#46 Lessons Learned From One Year of Podcasting
Take a moment to think about the dreams, goals and hobbies that you haven't yet actualized.
Ask yourself, "Am I willing to be a beginner?"
No one wants to admit that they have no idea how to do something or that they...
#45 How To Move Your Employees Through the Competence Ladder
It takes time and effort to teach your team new skills.
As a leader, it’s important to be patient with your employees as they learn new skills. Teaching is a process and it often requires trial and error (and lots of...
#44 When You're Using Your Career As an Avoidance Tactic
Have you ever been told that you work too much?
Do you agree but aren't sure how to stop?
If so, it may be worth considering that you might be using your career as an avoidance tactic.
Sometimes, people who work a lot...
#43 Mastering Conscious Incompetence
Have you progressed up the property management ladder only to find - it’s no better at the top?
You may feel like the burden of responsibility has become heavier now that you've advanced higher in property...
#42 - Why You Must Slow Down in Order to Speed Up
“I know I could teach my team how to do this - but it’s just faster if I do it myself.”
Have you said this?
Property managers often struggle to find the time to get everything done. It doesn’t help that they often...
#41 Unconscious Competence
Have you ever met someone who is really good at something - and they don't even know it?
Have you ever considered that that person might be you?
Oftentimes, we get so good at a particular skill that we’re no longer...
#40 Stop Being Ambitious
Most of the property managers that I know are high achievers. They're go-getters. They're ambitious.
They don't just meet the requirements of their job descriptions, they exceed them. They don't hesitate to put in...
#39 Five Minutes A Day Keeps Bad Vibes Away
Do you ever find yourself stuck in your head, thinking about all the things that could go wrong? If so, you're not alone. Many of us tend to dwell on negativity and what-ifs, which can prevent us from getting things...
#38 Beating Burnout with RJ Isaac
Have you ever tried to tell a friend or family member about your crazy day on site… and they just don’t get it?
I feel you.
I remember I once told my boyfriend about my day when 56 cars were broken into overnight. His...