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ALPS…Satisfaction

ALPS…Satisfaction

Satisfaction-A Deep Sense of Being Present We have been traveling up to the pinnacle of experiences over the last few weeks!  The ALPS!               A for Acknowledge               L for Listen               P for Play Improv               S for Satisfaction  What is...
ALPS…Satisfaction

ALPS…Play Improv

Agree and Add on “Yes, and…is the guiding principle behind all improv,” says Jennine Profeta, Second City performer and theatre educator.  I’ve always thought of it as agree and add on.  Today it seems that finding fault, correcting others, being obstinate, and...
ALPS…Satisfaction

ALPS…Listening

Feel Real The small child glanced over at his mother after the waitress looked him squarely in the eyes and took his food order.  “She thinks I’m real,” were his words to his mother.  When we truly listen to others, they feel real…not irrelevant, but a real person...
ALPS…Satisfaction

ALPS…Acknowledge…it’s as easy as that!

Average is no longer acceptable We must do something extra, with an excellence that deserves attention.  We need to be thinking, “how can I add some chocolate sauce, whipped cream and a cherry on top!”  We do that by adding “presence” while we can’t be present with...

Keep your Values, Change your Practices

Fanny That. Ever since the Chicago Marathon 2007 I have carried a fanny pack with a bottle of fluids no matter how long I will run.  Three miles, five miles or more, the fanny pack with the fluids is always there, I have multiple packs.  This marathon...

Words of Encouragement for these times

We are here with you and want to offer words of encouragement.  Three words come to mind:  resolute, unwavering and resilient.  Those who master resilience accept what comes at them with flexibility, rather than rigidity.  We will get through...
How do you turn a group of people into a team?

How do you turn a group of people into a team?

Extract from “How do you turn a group of people into a team?” by Leanne Schaeffer, Boileau Communications. It’s not uncommon for companies to require different skill sets for different positions. That’s very true for our company. What makes a great...
Be Life Changing

Be Life Changing

In an interview with Steve Johnson, Chief Operating Officer of Ferox Consulting, a Grand Rapids based IT firm, part of the Huizenga Group, he shared the personal benefits of working with PSG. His Answer: It was Life-Changing.