About: clintswindall

I am a professional leadership speaker, trainer, consultant, and author on the topic of employee engagement.


Posts by clintswindall:

June 19th, 2017

The Myth of Being Busy

This past week I got a call from a client. Before I could say a word upon answering my phone he said, “Sorry … Continue reading

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April 13th, 2017

Four Sides to Every Story (The Truth About Conflict)

It seems we’ve had a lot of conflict lately. From international disagreements to dragging someone off a plane, we’ve seen significant conflict on … Continue reading

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January 3rd, 2017

One Thing I’ve Done to Stay Focused in 2017

American author Bill Vaughan once wrote, “An optimist stays up until midnight to see the new year in. A pessimist stays up to make sure … Continue reading

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November 15th, 2016

The Power of One Simple Choice

There are some lessons we learn in life that stick with us forever, while others require constant reminders. For me, one of those lessons … Continue reading

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May 12th, 2016

Are You Committed to a Cause Greater Than Yourself?

Day-to-day life can be rather boring. We often look forward to the exciting plans we make because it’s an opportunity to … Continue reading

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May 3rd, 2016

Look Around — Are You Surrounded by the Right People?

One of the most important decisions we make in life is who we choose to be around. In fact, there is an old … Continue reading

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April 28th, 2016

How to Endure the Insanity of Air Travel

I spent some time on an airplane today. As I sat in the airport watching people go by, I couldn’t help but think back to a time when … Continue reading

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April 19th, 2016

Why Failure May Be More Valuable Than Success

The morning after a sixteen hour drive from Illinois, my father-in law walked into my office and asked, “Do we learn more from our … Continue reading

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April 12th, 2016

Share the Vision: Employees Can’t Embrace What They Can’t See

Some people are wonderful with details. They can take an incredible vision, break it down into bite-sized pieces, and … Continue reading

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April 5th, 2016

How to Build Accountability to Avoid the Hall of Blame

Listen. Can you hear it? There is someone around you not taking the blame for something in their life. In fact, you hear it everywhere you go. The … Continue reading

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