As 2018 comes to an end, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed and experience extra levels of stress. Not only do you need to close out items at the office, but you’re likely bustling from one holiday party to the next and you may have more obligations on your social calendar than other months. Knowing this time of year often has others feeling anxious about everything that needs to happen, we decided to focus on gratitude at the Academy office. Instead of asking everyone to come up with one generic … [Read more...] about 15 Days of Gratitude
At the Academy, Kathryn Adams is the Practice Building Coach who heads up a private group of Members in a Marketing, Management and Leadership coaching group we call “Point Peeps.” Every day, each of these Members and their teams submit a scorecard of points correlating to the marketing efforts they completed that day. Members are able to specifically track and look back at their efforts to see what’s working and strategically implement new ideas. Every day Kathryn compiles the group … [Read more...] about Do You “CBA” Those in *Your* Office?
How do you change a negative into a positive? Do you feel stuck doing something you feel that you cannot change? I did, but I found a way to turn it into one of my favorite parts of my day. Let me explain. I love where I live. The community is wonderful with a small town feel. Earlier this month we held a Fourth of July parade on our street that had 30+ children with decorated bikes and scooters. This is exactly where I want to raise my young son. The thing is, I’m 30 miles from the Academy … [Read more...] about What’s Your Commute?