Good News: You’re Designed to Change! – Glenn Brooke

Leadership is unnecessary if you don’t plan to change anything. But, life is about change, so there is always a leadership question, and it always begins with self-leadership.



The stories you tell yourself are the stories you live. The personal journey of change always begins by traversing the 6 inches between your ears – perhaps the most stubborn terrain in the universe.

You hear people say “Change is hard.”  True, but there is good news:  You’re designed to change.

Your body is actively regenerating itself, even while you sleep. You replace 10,000 red blood cells every second. You get a new lung surface and stomach surface every few days. Your skin is replaced, except for the cartilage of scar tissue, every few years. The living cell part of your bones is replaced several times in your lifetime. You generate new neurons in the hippocampus for learning, and it’s likely that your memories from childhood have been passed around to different neurons multiple times.

Not changing means you’re dead.

There’s even more good news:

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Team Building Through Corporate Retreats: A Worthwhile Investment?

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The idea of going on a corporate retreat is usually met with either amusement or dread on the part of a company’s employees, but the many benefits of team building while on retreat should not be underestimated. If you are on the fence about whether it would be a worthwhile investment to organize a corporate retreat for your employees, consider the many unique and exciting options available now, as well as the many benefits of a corporate retreat, before you make a decision.

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