Are You A Conforming Leader?

Leaders who conform to the norms and expectations of others are not leaders at all.  Leader who conform are implementers of the tasks, goals and expectations that others have created.  But, isn’t the CEO supposed to deliver on the expectations of the Board and the...
Are You in the Right Room?

Are You in the Right Room?

I’d be willing to bet that you’re a pretty competitive person. After all, it’s quite difficult to achieve positions of success and leadership without that tendency. So that begs the question, “How do you maximize YOUR competitiveness for continued growth?” Well, you...
Is your leadership being challenged?

Is your leadership being challenged?

I recently read a fascinating book on Winston Churchill. Here are a few ideas I thought you’d appreciate hearing. A main theme is that opposition and criticism are forces that great leaders must expect to encounter from time to time. People naturally gravitate to the...
New Vice President of Business Development

New Vice President of Business Development

Bliss & Associates Inc. Welcomes Paul Clark as Vice President of Business Development  March 1, 2016 – Press Release Greenville, SC–Bliss & Associates, Inc. is pleased to welcome Paul Clark as Vice President of Business Development. Paul Clark joins...
What Needs Pruning In Your Life?

What Needs Pruning In Your Life?

What do you need to prune from your life or your business? That may seem like an odd question, but please read on. Recently I attended a conference and Henry Cloud was one of the keynote speakers. Henry Cloud is a leadership coach to CEOs and business executives, and...