Leader Profiles: Celeste Powers

This week’s leadership interview is with Celeste Powers, President of Pet Industry Distributors Association (“PIDA”). Find out why she thinks compassion is the most important trait of a leader, and why change is essential. Click here to view! Did you know the Winter edition of Top Women in the Pet Industry Magazine is now open? Click to […]

Is Movement a Part of Who You Are?

What is it that keeps you moving? As a child I don’t think I was full of courage however my folks loved to show a photo of all of us working outside with me in a bonnet determinedly marching across the lawn. Their comment was, “Even then we knew you were going places!” To me […]

What or who would you take?

Dear {{firstname}}, What or who would you take? What is your intention for the week? Ask yourself… What do you value most? What is the first thing (or person) you would take if the house caught fire? Did you know the Winter edition of Top Women in the Pet Industry Magazine is now open? Click to be […]

Do you spend wisely?

We’ve been studying the business philosopher, Jim Rohn on the Monday through Friday accountability call I lead at 5:15 am. I admire and enjoy this topic so want to share some insights with you. Jim Rohn has some quotes that really startle you, or, rather, what is more true is that — they startle me. […]

Is your life a grand adventure?

Is your life a grand adventure? What is your intention for the week? Ask yourself… When was the last time you did something for the first time? Is there a first time something you’ve been wanting to do but haven’t yet? How would it feel to do that something this week? Did you know the […]

Leader Profiles: Lea-Ann Germinder and Mary Ann Ruud

Lea-Ann Germinder of Good News for Pets delivers sage advice on failure, and the rewards of reverse mentoring. Click here to view! Enjoy this week’s leader profile — Mary Ann Ruud of Raised Rights Pets! Did you know the Winter edition of Top Women in the Pet Industry Magazine is now open? Click to be seen in the […]

How is raising a puppy like leading a team?

Sometimes when I’m working alone in my office, on top of the hill on my property, looking out over the lush green Oregon countryside, I wonder —  what would most be of most to you? There is much I have on my writing docket, however, all of it is intended to be of value or service […]

Are you using your time well?

Are you using your time well? What is your intention for the week? Ask yourself… Are you most grateful for what you spend the most time on? What is the highest priority item you need to do this week? Did you know the Winter edition of Top Women in the Pet Industry Magazine is now open? Click […]

Leader Profile: Lisa Blaurock, Affordable Allergy Test

Enjoy this week’s Top Women in the Pet Industry Magazine‘s Leader Profile – Lisa Blaurock of Affordable Allergy Test. Here to give you more and more ideas. Did you know the Winter edition of Top Women in the Pet Industry Magazine is now open? Click to be seen in the Winter issue. Find out more here. If you have […]

I'm not angry at YOU!

If you’re ever heard that phrase, “I’m not angry at you!” You may have scratched your head and thought, “You certainly act and sound angry.” And no doubt they do. We do. I do. I will sometimes be so angry at myself  that I sound, act and behave in an angry way to those around […]