Angels In Service

October 2010 - Angels In Service

By Rev. Diannia Baty There are a lot of people in this world who are called in service to become a caregiver to someone in need. People step up to the plate either because of family needs or to be of service to another. It makes no difference if you are a volunteer or not, care giving is a to

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October 2010 - What does music have to do with leadership in business?

What does music have to do with leadership in business? 默契: 情意暗合 I recently attended Project Management Institute (PMI), Metrolina’s Professional Development Day (PDD) in Charlotte, NC. I attend the PDD each year simply to keep up with my continuing education credits. This year w

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October 2010 - Love is Patient, Love is Kind

By Lisa Thomas A biblical message of love says Love is patient Love is kind It does not envy It does not boast It’s not proud, And I’d add Love isn’t a matter of convenience but one of conviction… Love is loyal, selfless and attentive Love creates, penetrates, permeates,

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But Can You Pay Your Bills with It?

October 2010 - But Can You Pay Your Bills with It?

by Karyn L. Beach Jessica had recently lost her job. To say that she and her immediate supervisor didn’t get along would have been an understatement. In fact, on several occasions, Jessica went over her supervisor’s head and took her complaints directly to their manager. Finally, after months

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October 2010 - Surround Yourself with Helpful People

Surround Yourself with Helpful People When I was working for an $8 billion publicly traded company as a Director of Information Systems (IS) years ago, I reported to a Vice President of the IS. He was a great guy to work for, but I felt like I wasn’t learning much from him. In addition to that,

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P3 Featured Story - To Whom Much is Given with Connie Lindsey

October 2010 - P3 Featured Story – To Whom Much is Given with Connie Lindsey

NATIONAL PRESIDENT OF GIRL SCOUTS OF AMERICA, A SERVING LEADER BY Lauren Wilder “To whom much is given, much is required,” Connie Lindsey’s motto, national president of Girl Scouts of America (GSA). This the motto Lindsey lives by and it ties deeply into her presidency, but when one t

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October 2010 - About P3 Pearl, Connie L. Lindsey

Connie L. Lindsey is an executive vice president of The Northern Trust Company in Chicago. She was appointed executive VP in November 2006, and is the first African American woman to achieve this title in the history of the firm. Effective September 1, 2009, Connie was appointed to a new role, head

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What’s Next for You?

October 2010 - What’s Next for You?

What’s Next for You? Financial independence means different things to everyone by Chia-Li Chien During my 2nd quarter SRI Business Retreat meeting recently, I talked with forty-six business owners about history. I used as an example the fine economists who also play the role of historian

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October 2010 - A Rose is a Rose

From the desk of Rev. Diannia Baty   Oh my goodness, there is a rose that is the wrong color. We need to throw it out. It doesn’t fit with the color scheme. It shouldn’t be there. What are we to do? It is not like the rest of them. How dare that yellow rose try to be with the rest of us?

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To Attract, You've Got to Act!

October 2010 - To Attract, You’ve Got to Act!

by Karyn L. Beach You know about the Law of Attraction. It’s simple. What we think about, we bring about. It’s simple, almost deceptively so. In the first place, it’s not as easy as it seems to focus on what we want (over what we don’t want). In the second place, thinking alone doesn’t

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October 2010 - How to Be Significant in Your Organization

I’m a big believer that everyone can bring significance to their organization.Whether you have a personal passion or a professional need to fulfill, creating the ideal work environment can be beneficial to you, your company and your future. The power of your success is revealed when you use your t

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