Wade Mayfield is president of Thermal Services Inc., Omaha, Neb.
Articles by Wade Mayfield
Who’s in Charge of the HVACR industry?
Calling manufacturers, distributors, utilities, and contractors to enforce quality and safety standards
Employee Education and Training: In the End, We All Win
Employee Education and Training: In the End, We All Win. Why should I invest in education and training?
Dynamics of Success
In order to truly understand and maintain the principals of long-standing success, one must first grasp the fundamental concept that success is not based on individual performance, but rather the commitment to success through teamwork. This is a very easy concept to grasp in theory, but the failing and difficulty for most is in the application of success through teamwork.
The Four Qualities that Define Purposeful Leaders
Committing to leadership will take your company to the next level
Purposeful Leadership: 4 Strategies for Being Prepared
Here are some strategies that will help you be a prepared, purposeful leader who sets a tone others will model.
Purposeful Leadership: The Importance of Being Objective
Here's a great exercise that proves how being objective can help you create optimum processes, procedures and organizational structure.
Purposeful Leaders Understand Their Strengths AND Their Weaknesses
Discover some practical steps to help identify “who you are” and where you may need others on your team to step in to help fill the gaps
Purposeful Leaders Understand the Value of Time
Time is something none of us can get more of, so the management of time is one of the most important aspects of what you need to do as a purposeful leader.
3 Key Elements of Purposeful Leadership
Setting standards, having goals and committing to coaching provide focus and direction. Here's a closer look at the three main elements that make up Purposeful Leadership
3 Components of a Foundation of Purposeful Leadership
Don’t make the mistake of thinking leadership is about tools and methods. Here are three key factors that set the foundation for Purposeful Leadership.
How Leadership Drives Your Company’s Vision
To be an effective leader, you must understand motivation. I believe that you cannot motivate people, but you can create an environment where motivated people will want to come to work and thrive.
Strategy: The Key To Executing Vision And Mission
Developing a sound strategy is not only fun, but, if done right, gives your company purpose. When you think of strategy, think in terms of how you are going to execute your vision and mission.
Four Steps To Developing An Effective Mission Statement
How do you develop a clear and concise Mission Statement? Here are four basic and easy to follow steps to help insure that you create an effective and workable Mission Statement.
3 Key Steps to Creating an Effective Vision Statement
If your business doesn’t have a clear idea of the goal, you’ll never get there.
Sowing the Seeds of Leadership
The work that you start today developing your own leadership-aptitude scale will be directly proportionate to your future growth and success. You must grow yourself and grow those that hold the most potential to lead in your company if you are going to hit your goals.