Category Archive for "Wednesday with Wally"

Wednesday with Wally – Time is my friend

August 21, 2013

My statement of “Things are not happening fast enough!” was what triggered my next lesson. I remember talking to Wally in another one of our powerful discussions speaking about the frustrations of how things just didn’t move quickly enough. He was aware that I lived in a town where things were a few steps behind most urban markets. I actually don’t remember the details of my frustration, but it was probably about an organization not making a decision fast enough, or that I had a client that was sitting on the fence. His response was, “What do you mean? Time…

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Wednesday with Wally – How to be a Changemaker

I remember heading into a big meeting with Wally. He was bringing me into the meeting to share my ideas and expertise on a certain situation. We needed to partner with a larger organization in order to get our project running. But due to internal politics, there were always obstacles. The man that we were meeting was open to new ideas. He was in management for this organization. Wally thought that with my fresh eyes and ideas on the project, I would be the best to deliver them. For some reason, Wally wanted to meet me 30mins prior to our…

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Finding my Tuesdays With Morrie

I have been fortunate to have my own personal Morrie. If you don’t know what I am referring to, then you need to find the book ‘Tuesdays with Morrie’ and read it. It is an oldie but a goodie. For me, it was almost 2 years ago, that I stumbled upon my own personal Morrie. But due to copyright infringement… my Morrie is going to be called Wally.  And I am call him “Wednesday with Wally” Over the next few weeks I am going to be revealing some of the lessons learned that changed me or made me look at…

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