All of us have some kind of passion in us though most have that passion held back by fear. This week's guest, Karlene Belyea has many hats. She's the CEO of the Michigan Veterinary Medical Association, a motivational speaker, a consultant, and a singer in a band. Karlene looks for the passion inside people and helps to bring it out.
"I have this fire within me that wants to burn brightly and get out . . . I am going to stir things up . . . and do some new things." (6:29)
"All great changes are preceded by chaos." (9:53)
"We aren’t responsible for our first thought but we are responsible for the second thought and what comes out of our mouth." (12:36)
(3:39) Where reinvention starts. (6:55) How to follow your passion and get out of your comfort zone. (11:15) Chaos is a step into creating movement. (12:42) Use power lead to spin negativity.
TIP OF THE WEEK:
Use a "power lead" to address negativity in the workplace. Set the tone in your conversations by making positive statements to begin the conversation.