Leadership Lessons From Failure: Avoid the Seeds of Defeat

This is the Final post in our blog series about lessons learned from failures.  This post is from SOS co-founder & CEO, Bill Moyer. This is the time of the year when I reflect on the current year and plan for the next year. I call this: Looking back and looking forward. I do this Read More …

What I Learned From My First Business

This is the Fifth post in our blog series about lessons learned from failures. Over the next couple months we will have guest posts every week from some truly impressive people who will share their insights with our readers. Please come back every Friday and follow the series. This weeks post comes to us from Read More …

FAILURE IS NOT THE ENEMY OF SUCCESS!

This is the third post in our blog series about lessons learned from failures. Over the next couple months we will have guest posts every week from some truly impressive people who will share their insights with our readers. Please come back every Friday and follow the series. This post comes to us from Darlene Read More …

Leaders Make Decisive Decisions

Today’s guest post comes from Heath Padgett. Heath is currently traveling across the country to work 50 hourly-paying jobs, one in each state to shine a spotlight on the vital role of hourly workers in America. He will post recaps and lessons from each job at HourlyAmerica.com. You can also follow his journey on Twitter and Instagram Read More …

Working on Other People’s Goals

Today’s post is from SOS Leadership’s Chairman and CEO, Bill Moyer.  At SOS Leadership, we share this message regularly with clients: “You are always working on goals. It’s your choice whether they are your goals or someone else’s.” When we don’t have our own clearly defined goals, we get sucked into helping others achieve their Read More …

Texas Conference for Women: Best Ideas & Words of Wisdom

Yesterday I had the incredible opportunity to attend the Texas Conference for Women for the second year in a row. Spending a day among 5,000+ other women leaders is an amazing experience! A few months ago, I wrote this blog that was featured on the Texas Conference for Women site about how profound and powerful my first time at Read More …

Follow Your “Yellow Brick Road”

Tuesday was my second wedding anniversary. It is hard to believe it has already been two years. Time really does fly. Especially when you are traveling with someone you love. My wife Ashley and I spent the evening of our anniversary at iPic Theater in Austin seeing The Wizard of Oz in 3D. We joked Read More …

Leaders Measure Performance

Leaders recognize the importance of measuring performance because they understand this indisputable fact: When performance is measured, performance improves. This is true for measuring our own performance, as well as the performance of those we lead. It can be easier to focus on others, however, when perhaps what we most need is to take an Read More …

Questions for Final Four Months of 2013

There are only four more months left in 2013. Now is the time to get going! It’s time to Go For It and to make this year the best ever! Here are some questions to ask yourself as you begin the final four months of the year: 1. What matters most? There’s no right or Read More …