For your personal leadership self-development, Take the 90 day Mental Fitness Challenge


The Mental Fitness Challenge (MFC) is here, and it is an adventure like no other. I challenge you to challenge yourself  by taking the 90 day Mental Fitness Challenge. Developed by seven of the country’s top leadership gurus, nationally acclaimed speakers, and personal transformation experts, with NY Times and Wall Street Journal best-selling authors Orrin Woodward and Chris BradyContinue reading “For your personal leadership self-development, Take the 90 day Mental Fitness Challenge”

Conversation with Nathalie Liautaud about the PADF-LEAD Invest in Haiti Program


I had a conversation with Nathalie Liautaud, PADF (Pan American Development Foundation) Manager, Diaspora and Investment Outreach of The Leveraging Effective Application of Direct Investments (LEAD) program. The program is designed to strengthen the capacity of SMEs to engage in best business practices, attract foreign and Diaspora investments, grow businesses, create jobs, and generate income. LEAD willContinue reading “Conversation with Nathalie Liautaud about the PADF-LEAD Invest in Haiti Program”

Leadership, liberté et pouvoir !


C’est Henry David Thoreau qui disait que le meilleur gouvernement est celui qui gouverne le moins. Je vous invite à réfléchir sur des idées relatives au leadership, la liberté et le pouvoir dans le contexte de la fondation des Etats-Unis et de la République d’Haïti. Je viens de terminer 1776, un livre extraordinaire sur laContinue reading “Leadership, liberté et pouvoir !”

Leadership & Systems thinking


A leader cannot reach his potential without a systems mindset. Chris Brady, top leadership guru and co-author of the best selling book Leading a Leadership Revolution,  shares several excellent examples of systematic solutions in the following video. Essentially, when a person accurately identifies the system he is a part of, he can learn to leverageContinue reading “Leadership & Systems thinking”

BizNews Roosevelt Jean-Francois Interview with Richard Rose from IBC AIRWays


I have the pleasure to share with you my conversation with Richard Rose, IBC Airways Manager in Fort-Lauderdale. We spoke about business opportunity in Cap-Haitian from Florida.

Leadership, Life & Death


I just grabbed one of my daughter’s book : Tuesday with Morrie. It’s about a dying old man teaching life’s greatest lessons to a young man. It’s a must read book from her school. I also googled this title and watched an interview Morrie Schwartz had with Ted Kople, former NBC Nightline  anchorman. I wasContinue reading “Leadership, Life & Death”

Leadership lessons from Dale Carnegie’s How to win friends and influence people


I just reread this classic book: How to Win Friends and Influence People.  Once again, this is a great leadership learning moment for me with Dale Carnegie who wrote this book in 1936. This is a very easy reread for me. I just go over my underlines and each chapter has a resume at theContinue reading “Leadership lessons from Dale Carnegie’s How to win friends and influence people”

Leadership global et Culture locale!


Je suis entrain de lire un texte de Bill George, auteur, professeur de management à  la Harvard Business School, qui me pousse  à réfléchir sur une  nouvelle ère d’éducation au leadership à un moment où les entreprises globales -ci-devant les multinationales- cherchent à s’étendre dans de nouveaux marchés émergents qui sont beaucoup plus profitables tenantContinue reading “Leadership global et Culture locale!”

Power and Leadership!


I just read a post on Power and leadership from my classmate friend blogger Cassandra Honorat.  I may not agree with her on several key points on leadership but I’m glad to share her post with you. Just note her lead is Power or Leadership with a question mark.  But mine is Power and leadership with anContinue reading “Power and Leadership!”

Leadership education and the pursuit of happiness!


Let’s start with a simple question: what is the purpose of the study of leadership? Why leadership education matters? A simple answer  to this question is happiness. Yes, the real purpose of the study of leadership is to discover happiness by influencing others in a positive direction. The result of applying principles based-leadership in yourContinue reading “Leadership education and the pursuit of happiness!”