Author Archives: Mike Reuter

On the Power of Imagination

Imagination is the magical loom upon which our desires weave the fabric of reality. George Bernard Shaw wrote, “Imagination is the beginning of creation.” It is the spark that ignites the flames of innovation and propels us towards our aspirations. Imagine a … Continue reading

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On Being a Victor, Not a Victim

In a recent presentation, The Journey Is the Destination, Kevin Cummings, Director, Citizens Financial Group, spoke on the subject of servant leadership. He shared a powerful message saying, “Don’t be a victim; be a victor.” His words resonate not only with the … Continue reading

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On the Gift of Dreams

Oprah Winfrey said, “The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.” Great leaders know that dreams have the power to shape their lives and the lives of those around them. They understand that dreams … Continue reading

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On Learnings from the Caterpillar

“What the caterpillar calls the end, the rest of the world calls a butterfly,” wrote Lao Tzu. These simple, yet profound words, carry within them a message of transformation, resilience and the beauty that emerges from the depths of change. The … Continue reading

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On the Sands in Your Hourglass

Socrates wrote, “Our lives are but specks of dust falling through the fingers of time. Like sands of the hourglass, so are the days of our lives.” Yet, within these fleeting moments lies immense potential, boundless opportunity and profound purpose. Socrates’ wisdom urges … Continue reading

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When Dividing Multiplies

Paul Scherrer wrote, “The only way on earth to multiply happiness is to divide it.” His words encapsulate the profound truth that our joy grows when it are shared with others. In a world often marked by individual pursuits, his sentiment reminds … Continue reading

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On the Fruits of the Impact We Have with Each Other

During our life’s journey, we often cross paths with individuals who leave an indelible mark on our hearts and minds. Our interactions, however fleeting or profound, shape the narrative of our existence in ways we may not always comprehend in … Continue reading

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On Spending Your Life on Something That Will Outlast It

William James is a beacon of inspiration for those who dare to dream beyond the confines of mortality. He reminds us that the essence of our existence lies not in the fleeting moments, but in the everlasting imprint we leave … Continue reading

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On Not Seeing What We See

There is an old truth – if we are looking for something blue in a pile and believe that something is blue, then we will focus on finding something blue. If in reality, that something for which we are searching … Continue reading

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On Being That One Person

Dr. Seuss said, “To the world you may be just one person, but to one person you may be the world.” Imagine, for a moment, the immense power held within this sentiment. You, with your unique presence, possess the ability … Continue reading

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