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Harnessing awesome power of thank-yous has far-reaching benefits

...for reading this article from beginning to end. (The writer ? a retired U.S. Air Force major general ? is the co-author, with Jeff Foley, of Rules and Tools for Leaders. His email address is genpsmith@aol.com. His website is genpsmith...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-01-03/harnessing-aweso
Bottom line

...sticking with what works."It's kind of hard to beat gasoline" for public and environmental health, said study co-author Julian Marshall, an engineering professor at the University of Minnesota. "A lot of the technologies that we think...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-16/bottom-line
Winning cultures: Learn the five keys to long-term sustained success

...instituted and kept alive.I wish you the best in your leadership journey! (The writer is a leadership consultant and the co-author (with Perry Smith) of Rules and Tools for Leaders. His email address is: jwfoley@loralmountain.com and web site...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-11-09/winning-cultures
Heart deaths decline but at different rates in area counties

...study.The study focused on Southern states, which have traditionally had higher death rates from heart disease, said co-author Michele Casper, team leader for the Small Area Analysis Team in the Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-24/heart-deaths-decline-differe
School violence, bullying show decline

...schools are taking the issue more seriously, said Andy Horne, the retired dean of the UGA College of Education and co-author with UGA public health professor Pamela Orpinas of the book "Bullying Prevention: Creating a Positive School Climate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-10/school-violence-bullying-
Successful, high-performing organizations rely on seven essentials

...helping people grow to become their very best.I wish you the best in your leadership journey! (The writer is the co-author, with Perry Smith, of Rules and Tools for Leaders. His email address is jwfoley@loralmountain.com. His website...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-08-17/successful-high-
The mistakes executives make: Failing to plan is planning to fail

...opportunities or waste time pursuing obsolete tasks.I wish you the best in your leadership journey! (The writer is the co-author, with Perry Smith, of Rules and Tools for Leaders. His email address is jwfoley@loralmountain.com. His website...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-09-14/mistakes-executi
GRU's Bluff Plantation opens in south Augusta for addiction treatment and recovery

...went through the program for five years had a success rate of 78 percent with no positive drug screens, said Jacobs, a co-author on the study. Of the 22 percent that had one, 80 percent did not, he said. The typical success rate for drug treatment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-22/grus-bluff-plantation-opens-
Climate change brings heat, mosquitoes, other summer dangers

...skin rash, he said.Citing the conclusions of the recently released National Climate Assessment, of which she was a co-author, Dr. Kim Knowlton of Columbia University said the impact of climate change is already being felt."We used to think...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-01/climate-change-brings-heat-m
Acclaimed Augusta Warrior Project poised to go nationwide

...augustawarriorproject.org ? and follow your heart. (The writer, a retired U.S. Air Force major general, is the co-author of the best-selling book, Rules and Tools for Leaders. His email address is genpsmith@aol.com.)

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-05-10/acclaimed-august