U-TURNS


U-turns is a blog for lifelong learners who want to continue to expand their leadership and communication skills.

U the Teen Leader Graduation: A Recap!

U the Teen Leader Graduation: A Recap!

Did you feel the earth shimmy ever so slightly last Sunday? No, it wasn’t an earthquake. It was a room packed with passionate, enthusiastic people welcoming a new round of Leaders including our FIRST EVER U the Teen Leader class! I’m telling you that the walls of that...

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Practice Gratitude

Practice Gratitude

It's easy to get swept up in the gratitude posts and messages that are bombarding social media and the internet at large this week. It's this time of year that always makes me extra happy ... because for a moment, albeit brief, our country, for the most part, takes a...

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Leadership Training for Young Adults

It is with great excitement and enthusiasm that I proudly announce the inaugural “U The Leader: Young Adult” class, premiering May 31-June 2, 2013! There is already a tremendous buzz about this class, because those of us that have experienced U & Improved’s “U the...

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What I Know

Roughly 20 years ago I began my personal leadership achievement journey. I became a student…in a plethora of classes, trainings, seminars and the like…looking for insights, tools, and ways of looking at my life and my career in a new light. I was young, and I was eager and hungry to learn. I was a “human sponge” if you will…looking to soak up as much wisdom from the great thought leaders as I possibly could.

That was half my life ago. Little did I know then that the journey I was embarking upon would soon become the cornerstone of not just my career, but my way of being.

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Happy New… U !

Happy New Year, Leaders...or rather...Happy New... U ! During these first few weeks of a brand new year, many of us resolve to make changes and adjustments in our lives...to "improve" something or other that has been in need of an adjustment. And sometimes,...

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