AMA’s Top 30 Leaders in Business of 2014

As many of you know I am a John Maxwell Founding Team Member.  John Maxwell came onto my radar back in 1989 and I was impressed then as I still am at his integrity, and quiet ability to put the complexities of LEADERSHIP into language that anyone can understand and when applied will raise to a new level of LEADERSHIP.  …

Top 9 Business Books Every Leader Should Read

  Jeffery James of Inc Online posted a wonderful article about the 9 Business books every leaders should read on May 1st.  You can read his full post here: http://time.com/3842586/leadership-books-should-read/?utm_content=14723796&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook  Here are the books on Jeffery’s list, see how many you have on your shelf or how many you have actually read. 1.  The Effective Executive by Peter F. Drucker …

How are those New Year’s Resolutions holding up?

  My 2015 New Year’s Resolutions Well January is almost finished and you know what that means ~ a full 90% of us have long since left those New Year’s Resolutions in the dust or out there in the deep freeze of winter.  So now what?  Are you perhaps searching for another solution to the challenges still staring you in …

The Year in Review & 2015 Fresh & New

The Year in Review & 2015 Fresh & New Every year I love to write this letter to you, my current clients, and my friends who have excelled and moved on who were clients, to those of you whom I have met and exchanged cards, and emails with over the past year. This letter is my way of staying connected, …

What’s Your Operating System?

Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce – Business Spotlight featured Janice Bastani in an article titled “What’s Your Operating System?”   Check it out on page 3 here.      

Happy New Year!

  Happy New Year!   Welcome 2015!   What are you going to do with all of those wonderful blank white spaces on your calendar this year?  Like many of us, I am sure you already have many dates penciled in with those “known” items, such as birthdays, anniversaries, school breaks,  national holidays, upcoming big events in the lives of …

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

May Happiness & Peace Reign In Your Heart, Mind, Body, & Life Remember the Joys of 2014 and Release the sorrows, trials and losses for they now part of yesterday. Embrace all that lies before you in the crisp freshness of the New Year that lies before you like a blanket of fresh fallen white snow. You create the 2015 …

The Hands of Thanksgiving

Look down at your two wonderfully created hands. Did you ever stop and think about how amazing those two parts of your body are? I have been blessed never to have been serious injured on either of my hands, but I do know that when I have had even the smallest cut, bruise, or hang nail, or sting, or burn …

Giving Thanks 2014

  What are you thankful for today? I bet yesterday you were either pulling your hair out trying to get all the last minute preparations done for this BIG DAY OF COOKING, or perhaps pulling your hair out with children out of school under foot, stressed by the barrage of PRE-BLACK FRIDAY SALES you just know you are missing out …

Great Leaders Are Lifelong Learners!

Today We Are   Learning and Leading!   Good Leaders Ask Great Questions And Leaders Are Learners!   What Did You Learn Today?            

WHO IS JOHN C. MAXWELL?

Well, I could explain to you, he is the author of over 74 books which have sold over 24 million books including 2 million copies of “The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership“, that he is by far and away the #1 Leadership Guru in the world (Inc. Magazine and other sources), and John C Maxwell has been doing speaking, training, …

What Kind Of A Leader Are You?

  We are only 4 days away from this premier world class LEADERSHIP event here in the East Bay! L2: LEARN – LEAD!  Are you coming?Good Leaders Ask Great Questions ~ What questions are you asking as a leader in your organization? Good Leaders Ask Great Questions is the newest book penned by John Maxwell as your newest piece of …

What Do You Value?

What do you value today?  Many of us would say: “I value my health!”                                                                                                     “I value having a job” “I value my family”                  “I value my freedom” “I value my…..no matter what you put after the word “my” it is wholly you centric, you focused, you driven, because we are …

Fall & Football

Are you a football fan?  Well, you either are or you are not, there isn’t a real middle ground on this one.  Football is in the news this time of year and I am not here to debate the headlines around the sport, I am here to talk about how LEADERSHIP plays a key role on and off the field …

Good Leaders Ask Great Questions – What Are You Asking?

What’s the #1 Questions for your Team? What do you think the question is?What’s the big deal? What stops us from being #1?Is it a person? A situation? Or is it something inside of you? Maybe an attitude or a fear? A doubt or a belief? Well let’s just be up front and honest here; simply look in the mirror …

PRESS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Leadership simulcast L2: LEARN – LEAD coming to The Bay Area   San Ramon, CA – September 8, 2014:  The John Maxwell leadership simulcast, L2: LEARN – LEAD will be presented in San Ramon On October 10, 2014.  This live simulcast will be hosted by Janice Bastani Coaching and held at the San Ramon Valley Conference Center …

Leading The Leader A Path of Continuous Growth

Being a leader today some might say is a job either everyone thinks they can do a better job of OR they shrink back into the shadows and want no part of.  Why the two extremes? Perhaps it is more about what we as a nation, business leaders, families and leaders of ourselves have “allowed” and “accepted” in the esteemed …

L2: LEARN – LEAD

Presented By: Janice Bastani Coaching   L2: LEARN – LEAD A simulcast event and leadership experience designed to IGNITE transformation in your leadership and teams Through world class speakers in a convenient half-day experience.   Friday, October 10, 2014 7 AM PT – Noon PT San Ramon Valley Conference Center 3301 Crow Canyon Road, San Ramon, CA BENEFITS: Connect communicate …