How to build better organizations

By Jernavis Draughn Becoming better in anything starts with a clear vision on what you want to become better at. That may be in a particular sport, musical instrument, writing, painting, marketing, selling, marriage, or business. Carol Dweck once said, “Becoming is better than being.”

Are you in the GAP or the GAIN?

By Jernavis Draughn What we focus on expands. Our ability to focus, is the key to creating lasting success in every area of our life. Where our focus goes energy flows. Today, we are in a battle on where we should direct our focus and

Why REGRETS makes us human

Psychotherapists believe regrets are created by a comparison between the actual outcome and that outcome that would have occurred had the decision maker made a different choice. We all have regrets from the past that were currently working to forgive ourselves for doing or not

Are you committed to reaching your GOALS?

I am what I do every day. What we do daily is our life in miniature. Mark Twain is coined for saying, “The secret to getting ahead is getting started.” I’m personally more growth oriented then goal oriented. I’ve learned from reading many books on

The Leaders Launchpad

By Jernavis Draughn How well you LEAD determines how much you SUCCEED.  Leadership is influence, which starts with YOU first! Leadership is not a position, it’s a choice. John Maxwell, is coined for saying, “Leadership is developed not discovered.” It’s an infinite game that never

Are you FUTURE proof?

COVID-19 has changed the world and every business industry in some way. Change is inevitable but progress is not. What we do today determines where we will be at tomorrow. The future is being written today. Have you started to write down what you want


Results are the name of the game. Our performance in our choice of work produces our profit. Some people can’t understand why Jeff Bezos can earn as much money as he does. He’s created the largest online store and the fastest delivery service in the

Is nothing IMPOSSIBLE?

By Jernavis Draughn Impossible is always a checklist. We are taught that nothing is impossible in life. Is that answer really true? How many people do you know that’s trying to do something that is defined as impossible? Maybe the belief that something is, “impossible”,