Do the Difficult and Dirty

I was on a mission of encouragement. Matt Wilson was discouraged. His field consultant had told me that he was very discouraged. Matt was a talented young man that had shown a lot of promise working in one of our restaurants. The franchisee he worked for had...

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The Only Real Feedback is Negative Feedback

With just enough time to make it to my lunch appointment, I rushed out of the church as soon as the Sunday morning service came to an end. The preacher's illustrations and sermon clearly communicated a good message. The music, a blend of contemporary and traditional,...

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Three Es of an Engaging Presentation

You have been there.  I have been there.  We all have been there. The speaker is introduced; he tells a tired old joke, quotes several authorities, reads his notes, reads his PowerPoint slides, accepts the audience’s polite applause and sits down. His problem was that...

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Jimmy's Stories, a new book by Jimmy Collins, is now available on Amazon

A gifted storyteller, he uses real events from his personal experience to paint a vivid picture of the practice of Creative Followership, the fascinating career approach that he advocates. He delivers an inspiring message for everyone.

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Theme for Today

Theme for Today

I will not seek my friends’ sympathy for my failures nor praise for my successes. -...