teamwork: "I'll Be Home For Christmas" Celebration - Heroes Coming Home - 12/11/11 03:46 PM
The heroes from the 4th Brigade, 10th Mountain Division were welcomed Saturday as the community and the city of Leesville recognized returning soliders, complete with family activities, a change of command ceremony and the Leesville Christmas parade.  The event was appropriately named the "I'll Be Home For Christmas" celebration and parade. Approximately 4,000 soldiers from the 4-10 participated in the activities, which were highlighted by a change of command and responsibility ceremony. The change of command and change of responsibility ceremony included the passing of colors from Col. Bruce P. Antonia and Command Sgt. Maj. Steven L. Womack to Col. Mario … (0 comments)

teamwork: Boots on the Ground in Leesville, Louisiana - 12/11/11 03:33 PM
This past week, my team gathered for two days in Leesville, Louisiana, home of Fort Polk, Louisinaa, to celebrate and serve at the historic event "I'll be Home For Christmas" parade and celebration. We were literally going to get our "boots on the ground" to serve those who serve! 

On Saturday, we were planning to join with hundreds of others to serve lunch to approximately 3,800 troops plus 2,000 family members. The community was coming together to welcome home these 3,800 soldiers from the 4th Brigade, 10th Mountain Division, who had been deployed to Afghanistan in … (2 comments)

teamwork: Preparing to Write the 2012 Team Business Plan - 12/07/11 03:29 PM
My team of sixteen will gather at my office in Leesville, Louisiana, in just a few days.  I am preparing to share with my team the principles for developing and writing a business plan for 2012 - individually and as a team.  Because I believe in the power of a plan and it has become an extremely crucial part of both my own life and my business - I am also passionate about sharing this concept regularly with my team.

Creating a plan – both a life plan and a business plan - has … (3 comments)

teamwork: Planning the Team Thaxton Annual Christmas Gathering - 12/07/11 02:23 PM
Every year at this time, my team gathers together to celebrate the achievements of the year, hand out awards, exchange Christmas gifts, and write a business vision and business plan for the next year. Part of the reason for our success as a team is that we meet regularly to review and reflect on our progress individually and as a team.

There is much preparation required whenever the team is coming into town - hotel and plane reservations to be made, a speaker contacted, completion of the agenda. My focus for the past week  has been to … (2 comments)

teamwork: So......You're A Leader? Then Are You PRESENT and SINGING LEAD? How Would the Pips Perform without Gladys Knight? (Watch the video and see!) - 09/02/11 01:14 PM
 So're a leader.  Maybe you have built an incredible team around you - or maybe you just have one assistant. Maybe you don't have a "team" but you are the leader in your family or your community. The truth is - we ALL are leaders of something or someone - even if we are only leading our dog! Now my question is this:  As a "leader" ......are you present, in the moment, and ARE YOU SINGING LEAD? Below is a great example of what "absent" leadership looks in this HILAROUS video of "The Pips - WITHOUT Gladys Knight"! You can … (7 comments)

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