Author Archives: Michael Charles, PMP / PM Leadership Coach

About Michael Charles, PMP / PM Leadership Coach

Michael has over 13 years of experience in corporate America working as a management consultant to JP Morgan Chase, Bank of New York Mellon, JetBlue, Con Edison, Verizon and New York City Office of the Mayor among others. He is a contributing author to the "Handbook of Business Strategy Series 2007" and currently works as a leadership coach, trainer and speaker. As a Certified John Maxwell Coach and a Project Manager, Michael is uniquely qualified to help project managers and team leaders drive better, quality results through their teams.

The History of Your Future – Virtual Seminar Topic for February 23rd

I’m really excited to announce this month’s topic for the virtual seminar: “The History of Your Future” presented by Rick Krug, a fellow Founding Partner, Teacher and Coach with the John Maxwell Team. Join us…

Could you be sabotaging your success and screwing your life over?

At the beginning of every year, many people make resolutions that they even forgot making by the middle of January.  Statistics show that 97% of people who make resolutions fail to carry them out.  If there…

Commitments: They make or break you … What are you committed to?

“Success may mean many things, but it will never be an accident.” This is the third and last part of the series “Gifts, Choices and Commitments” – a speech that I made at a Toastmasters…

Choices in Life… Could you live the life you want?

“Destiny is not a matter of chance; it’s a matter of choice” ~ William Brian As I mentioned in last week’s post, I view my life in three categories – the first one I shared…

Keep your eyes on the prize – “Be Great, Powerful Beyond Measure”

You were made great!  So, don’t give up on yourself and your Grand Overall Designer (God). Keep your eyes on the prize and manifest your greatness! Hold your image of what it is you want to…

Do you have a plan for growth?

Are you looking to grow?  Are you looking to be, do and have more in your life?  If so, below is a sample growth plan that my mentor and friend John Maxwell shared on his blog…

10 Questions for Courageous Decision Making – Lessons I learned from Dr. John C. Maxwell

I have been a student of John Maxwell‘s leadership materials for a number of years now.  One of the most useful lessons I learned from him is the thought process behind making good decisions.  In…

The Attitude Shift – BlogTalkRadio’s Interview with my friend Paul Martinelli

This is a great interview with Paul Martinelli that will add great value to your life.  Please take some time to listen and reap the gems. Paul is a great and insightful teacher and trainer. I’m delighted…

Freedom. It’s not what you think – wisdom from Scott Dinsmore

For all the talk of “freedom” and “independence” going on this week, many are still not free.  The reason…?  There is a lack of willingness to dream and make some sacrifice to relentlessly pursue that dream.…