Introducing the U & Improved Leadership Foundation

Introducing the U & Improved Leadership Foundation

It’s always amazing to me what can happen when a spark of an idea is ignited by the fire of a generous, forward-thinking community. It was 2014 when I stood before a crowd of people at a U & Improved graduation and announced we were creating a new class—U the...
Meet Trainer Dean Katris

Meet Trainer Dean Katris

U the Leader master trainer Dean Katris is a walking example of the idea that if you want something enough, and you are willing to give it your all, you can attain it. Dean drives the message of U the Leader with heartfelt passion, delivering a powerful experience to...
Meet Trainer Deno Paolini

Meet Trainer Deno Paolini

Our lead trainer for U the Warrior and U the Samurai, Deno Paolini has a wildly infectious spirit that practically leaps from his heart when you meet him. A passionate and enthusiastic speaker with the unique ability to inspire others by drawing from his life...
Top Motivational Quotes of the Year

Top Motivational Quotes of the Year

As we welcome in the new year, it’s always fascinating to look back and see the words that resonated with us over past year. Quotes help us capture a feeling, a moment or a movement. Like a song, you can hear a quote over and over but on any given day, it may...
My U&I Story: Chris Haro

My U&I Story: Chris Haro

Dancing to the Beat of My Own Drum It is a Sunday morning, and I sit outside in the quiet moment before the chatter, clatter and business of the world around me wakes up. A cricket wakes up early with me chirping his morning song, birds seem to want to harmonize. The...