Staying at the top of your Game!

  By Janice Bastani a Ruby Hill Resident 2015 is just about in the history book. How would you rate your year? In this final issue of Ruby Hill Living for 2015, I would like you to take some time and reflect back over your entire year. Thoughtfully evaluate all the entries in your calendar. I learned this technique from …

THANK YOU FOR ATTENDING LIVE2LEAD 2015!!

Thank You for attending LIVE2LEAD 2015!   On Friday, October 9th,  50 very wise individuals Intentionally boosted their professional and personal lives by attending LIVE2LEAD! Being “INTENTIONAL” is something we all must decide to do, we must set aside time in order to accomplish those things which are important to us in our lives. Congratulations to those who were in …

Professional & Personal Development Is A Great Thing!

How often do you actually block time in your busy schedule to “Develop” yourself?  When was the last time you developed yourself in your area of your professional life, your career, your skill set,  or your strengths?  Do you know that if you do not “Raise Your Lid” in your professional life, you will actually cause not only yourself, but …

LIVE2LEAD

LIVE2LEAD We are ready for you at the San Ramon Valley Conference Center  Friday, October 9, 2015 Have you secured your seat up front? Please join the tens of thousands around the globe for this John Maxwell Leadership Event Broadcasting live from Atlanta, Georgia from the John Maxwell Leadership Center Doors Open at 7:15 am for Continental Breakfast Simulcast begins …

The Secret To Turning Around Any Team In Any Business

This was posted by Peter Guber on LinkedIN on 9/10/2105   This summer the Golden State Warriors won the highest achievement in basketball – they became the 2015 NBA Champions.  However, in 2010, when my business partner, Joe Lacob, and I first acquired the team, there was nothing golden about them…  The franchise was beset by problems with a record …

Intentional Leading

How do you lead your team?  Are you leading your team, your business and even your family with “INTENTION“?  We are a reflection of the things we value at our core, in our lives, both professionally and personally.  What is your life saying about what you value?  These are tough questions to many because they have not given much thought …

Living With An Intentional Mindset

Living with an intentional mindset means one must first know what intentional living is.  So to that end we are going to talk about what intentional living is and what is not.  Intentional Living Is….having a firm foundation and rock solid core beliefs in every area of life and from those two citadels a person can begin to formulate a …

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 …