Foundation of Great Results: Learning and Memory

continuous improvement

If you’re committed to great results via new results or outcomes (innovation), it becomes necessary to learn new techniques, then develop them into skills and habits. The foundation of this kind of self development is continuous improvement through applied learning and memory. The primary difficulty in learning new skills and habits is … we must overcome […]

A Few Favorites for Inspiration, Athletics, Performance, and Recovery

Dylan Cornelius at home

What do you do for fun? Here are a few of my favorites: things, places, and people. Let them know I recommended them. Maybe I’ll see you there soon! Inspiration Empowerment Coaching Landmark Worldwide (helped me see I can have anything I want) Strategic Intervention Coaching at Robbins-Madanes Training (had me see I’m a great coach) Christian Mickelsen (coach of coaches) Business […]

Write a Vision Statement to clarify your purpose In life

Lori rejoices after a small victory.

Until I found my purpose in life, my life wasn’t really working. I was passed over for promotions four times in three years. Every time, a peer became my boss. My wife hated me. Whatever I did, it just made things worse. My brother told me I’d been complaining for five years: “Do something about […]

Heal Poor Posture And Relieve Pain Through Exercise

Dylan finishes the Capital of Texas Triathlon 2012

My third Physical Therapist drove home the point that my poor posture and seated office lifestyle was a critical element of my running-related pains. This was after my second Physical Therapist prescribed orthotics for my knee pain. I also learned I had a pelvic rotation due to a muscle imbalance. I never imagined I’d need to heal […]

What Dylan Cornelius Values

My favorite race is the one I just finished because it's so damn hard in the midst of it, so nice when it's over, and I always feel such an amazing accomplishment when I've worked hard and met the challenge.

What does Dylan Cornelius value? It took some time with, and even after executive coaching, to come up with this definitive short list. Following are my values. They’re a guide for how I live my life. The list is a touchstone when I need focus or clarity. Each value inspires and is important to me. […]

4 Signs Your Team Is Engaged (and How To Increase Engagement)

Help teams build a bridge to high performance

There I was at work: a team member said something that sounded like fearful gossip about another team (examples are in numbered headings below). While fear-mongering and gossip does occur in the workplace, there’s a skill in correctly managing these interactions. Sometimes, these are opportunities to discuss concerns that are or could be impacting project […]

4 Things You Can Do To Create A Great Day, Every Time

Dread and failure are created conditions. You can just as easily create aliveness and success.

I woke at 6:30 am yesterday morning, but it was cold, so I stayed in bed. I dozed, thinking about the many things I need to do, and the concerns that remain unfulfilled in my life. By 9:45, I was out of bed, the result of a bladder so full I could no longer ignore […]

14 Ways To Increase The Value Of Your Business

Everything that increases staff turnover or diminishes the effectiveness of your teams ultimately saps the life force of your business and the continuity of your business cash flows.

We’re all aware that businesses are valued primarily on sales and/or profits, so I won’t bore you with that conversation and tell you to increase sales or reduce expenses. The other element of business valuation is the sustainability and probable continuation of those cash flows. Everything that increases staff turnover or diminishes the effectiveness of […]

Own Your Online Reputation Or Be Owned

Own Your Online Reputation. You Can Continuously Improve Yours.

The internet is revolutionizing business marketing and competition in many industries. Like any new technology or media, it will become increasingly commonplace at all levels and sizes of business. The most advanced and competitive business owners will adopt it as part of a total marketing and customer engagement package. These businesses will be attractive to current […]