What M&M’s Can Teach Us About Business!

Lighting drum sets on fire, destroying hotel rooms, urinating on planes… music rock stars don’t have the best reputation, do they? So why is it that the term “rock star” has become synonymous with someone who excels at their job? After years of studying the qualities and behaviors of successful musicians, I’ve discovered that while […]

Solving The Retention & Quiet Quitting Challenges Like A Rock Star!

  Solving the retention and quiet quitting challenges like a rock star! For a rock star, true success may mean playing to sold-out stadiums, albums reaching multiplatinum status, and being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Or, it could be playing a benefit concert in their hometown to support victims of a […]

How Far Have You Come?

You’d be hard-pressed to find a rockstar who doesn’t remember their garage days… months and years spent practicing in their parent’s house and playing shows to empty dive bars. While we may look at these stories as the “before they made it big” period, for rockstars, these memories signify transformation. Rather than seeing these performances […]

Schedule Your Success

What do Jay Z, Julia Roberts, Jeff Bezos, Cristiano Ronaldo, and you all have in common?   Time. Every single one of us has 24 hours in a day. What differentiates us from one another is what we choose to do with that time. The people I just mentioned are all rock stars in their […]

Live Like A Rock Star

No doubt you’ve heard the term “party like a rockstar.” Sure, musicians are well known for their antics, and many have succumbed to the party lifestyle and snuffed out their careers too early. However, the rockstars that create or drive change and have long, successful careers have a few characteristics in common. Luckily for us, […]

The Band You Keep

Have you ever taken a good look at the people around you? If you want to be a rockstar in your business and your life, you may think that you have to have a ton of talent and potential. In reality, one of the biggest predictors of your success is the company you keep. When […]

Embracing Rockstar Change

How to Embrace (and Drive) Change Like a Rockstar Have you ever noticed how many times a musician or band transforms throughout their time in the limelight? From Madonna to Michael Jackson to U2, these artists have adapted to the changing times and led the charge, creating the change. As a leader in business, you […]

Three People You Do Not Want In Your Band

Your people are your biggest asset in business (and in life). But not all people are created equal. If you want to create a rockstar team, there are 3 types of people you don’t want in your band. # 1 The Competitive Noodler The hallmark of a good band is cohesion. Several talented musicians know […]

Overcoming Rock Star Adversity

  The business world is filled with adversity. Some break at the first sign of struggle, while others push their shoulders back, put their game faces on, and do the work necessary to survive and thrive. Like a Rock Star. The same is true in the world of music. It turns out we can learn […]

Quiet Quitting Or Leaving The Band?

It’s hard to have a conversation these days without mention of The Great Resignation. Millions of Americans have quit their jobs in search of a better life. While some find satisfaction in their new careers or lifestyles, many regret their decision. Before you say “So long!” to your current company, take some time to figure […]