Unlock the Shortcut

Jimmy Glenos

Hi, I’m Jimmy Glenos, your Life & Leadership Locksmith. And I’m here to help you get out of a jam, a rut, a stuck place, or anywhere you think you need a little nudge, some guidance, or even a full-blown action plan. If you’re ready to break out and break through to a brand new you, let me help you find the keys. C’mon, let’s Unlock the Shortcut!

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Episode 91: You’d Better Whys Up!
07-11-2022
Episode 91: You’d Better Whys Up!
You've probably heard of the 5 Whys Method. It's the exercise that has you ask 5 “Why” questions to help you get to the root cause of a problem. We typically use this method of questioning for troubleshooting issues, quality improvement, or process analysis. It goes something like this: We are behind schedule with updating the training program again this week. Why?Because we don’t have time to make the updates to the training program. Why?Because it takes a long time for us to enter the HR data into the spreadsheets. Why?Because each week, some of the data is either missing or incorrect. Why?Because it is prone to human error because the entire process is manual entry from paper forms. Why?Because we don’t have an integrated software system between the HR and Training Departments.Now, looking at purchasing an integrated software system may seem like an obvious solution to an ongoing problem, but oftentimes we simply try to bandage the symptom (in this case, not enough time to perform a task).Full transcript can be found here: https://jimmyglenos.com/2022/11/07/youd-better-whys-up/Learn more about Leadership and Mental Fitness Coaching: jimmyglenos.com#jimmyglenos #jglenos #unlocktheshortcut #leadnsucceed #leadershipcoaching #mentalfitnesscoaching #executivecoachinghttps://www.linkedin.com/in/jglenos/https://www.facebook.com/jglenos/https://twitter.com/jglenoshttps://www.instagram.com/jimmyglenos/https://linktr.ee/jglenos
Episode 85: Unlock the Elusive Pot of Gold
30-03-2022
Episode 85: Unlock the Elusive Pot of Gold
Hello and welcome to Unlock the Shortcut. I’m Jimmy Glenos, the Life & Leadership Locksmith. Today we are going to unlock how to find that elusive pot of gold. We all know the story of a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. It’s a fun tale, but do we ever actually find it? And is there a shortcut? I don’t know about you, but I’m ready to get started. Let’s Unlock the Shortcut!As leaders, we all know we have to set goals to get where we want to go. Even if we don’t know where that is yet, we need to create a vision of where we want to be and how we are going to get there.And if you’ve been keeping up with the leadership and management tools and guides, you also know that to be successful you need to set SMART goals.SMART goals are a great way to be sure we create goals that are specific, measurable, achievable, relevant, and timely.Without a vision of what you want to accomplish at the end of all your hard work, it’s hard to get motivated to start anything at all. SMART goals set you off on the right path.But what do we do about all the days in between the starting point and the finish line?How do we keep motivated each step along the way? Full transcript can be found here: https://jimmyglenos.com/2022/03/29/unlock-the-elusive-pot-of-gold/Learn more about Leadership and Mental Fitness Coaching: jimmyglenos.com#jimmyglenos #jglenos #unlocktheshortcut #leadnsucceed #leadershipcoaching #mentalfitnesscoaching  https://www.linkedin.com/in/jglenos/https://www.facebook.com/jglenos/https://twitter.com/jimmyglenoshttps://www.instagram.com/jimmyglenos/https://linktr.ee/jimmyglenos