Will You Say Yes?

SYI supports people to be Powerful, Positive, and Professional. These skills are foundational to effective leadership and support the development of emotional intelligence skills (or people skills).

Powerful: KNOW
You are comfortable owning your skills and strengths.
Positive: LIKE
You like your world and you look for what is right, what is working, and what is going well.
Professional: MODEL
You move through the world modeling respect, fairness, and consistency.

Join us at the SYI to get concrete skills, tips, tools, and strategies to be Powerful, Positive, and Professional!


Category Archives: Health


  Sometimes we are very harsh over time that we feel that we may have wasted or decisions that we made in our past that we now regret. We can never move forward if we are holding ourselves hostage to our yesterdays. Yesterday is over, and what is done, is […]

Perspective is key!

If you wanted to know what the biggest challenge, or obstacle, or reason for derailment is for most people, do you have any idea what it is? A lot of people would argue that there are millions of ways people may find roadblocks in their lives, but the most common […]

The Answers

“As long as one keeps searching, the answers come.” Joan Baez Sometimes we can be impatient. We want what we want…now. We don’t want to work at it. We don’t want to wait for it. We want to know the answers. We want to have the results. We want every […]

You have had it all along…

“The more you seek security, the less of it you have. But, the more you seek opportunity, the more likely it is that you will achieve the security that you desire.” Brian Tracy I was thinking about how so many people are desperately grasping at attempts to secure promises about […]


This was written after sitting with a mother, as she tried to explain how she feels living through another day of her daughter’s addiction, and was first shared in December 2007. I am posting it again, because there have been several people that have recently shared stories of addiction that […]