Be a Doer

Be a Doer

THE STEPHEN GOWER BLOG Information Minus Implementation Equals Irritation The conference speaker was stellar. Her content was riveting; her style was real. The audience was spellbound by her delivery. She received a standing ovation. She had obviously paid the...
On “Mountains of Motivation”

On “Mountains of Motivation”

THE STEPHEN GOWER BLOG Two temptations can dwarf your potential for maximizing your performance.  The first is to “sit around and wait for happy endings.”  Second is to “sit around and wait for a motivator.”  The first temptation results in...
​Competition

​Competition

THE STEPHEN GOWER BLOG Competition! Last week, for the second year in a row, there were co-winners in The National Spelling Bee Competition. They simply ran out of words. So, early this morning, I decided to share some thoughts on competition: 1. Competition can be...
Finders Keepers The Biggest Challenge You Face

Finders Keepers The Biggest Challenge You Face

THE STEPHEN GOWER BLOG What: What is your biggest challenge as an uppercase leader in Law Enforcement? The answer to this question is finding and keeping high quality officers. What does a high quality officer look like? • Practices to get better, not to become...