Time to Read: 1 min... In a recent Time magazine article, Congresswoman Katie Porter was described as “Fully prepared. Ready to go. Leaning forward.” One of her former law students ...more
How to get the most out of these blog posts:
- pick one that stands out for you.
- think about it and start working on the suggested action steps today.
- when you have made progress and are ready - pick another one.
- Tip: don't work on more than one at a time. You are busy. Trying to tackle several leadership issues at the same time will cause you to lose focus and energy and reduce your level of success. Take them one at a time - bite size. And make sure to feel good about the progress you make.
Time to Read: 1.5 mins... The question “why?” has an inherent accusatory edge. When confronted with “Why did that happen? or “Why did you do that?” people tend to ...more
Time to Read: 1 min... In this post, I thought I’d share with you a bit of wisdom I have on display in my office as a personal reminder: “Finish ...more
Time to Read: 1 min... We all have them. Everybody is part of several spheres in which they have influence. Definition: “a field or area in which an individual has ...more
Time to Read: 2 mins... Metaphors and word pictures fascinate me. I seem to grasp ideas faster and better when I form an image in my mind of an issue ...more
Time to Read: 2 mins... A tiny virus is creating massive change. The worldwide scale and the lack of an immediate cure for COVID-19 means that our fundamental systems are ...more
Time to Read: 2 mins... We've all had them. Great leaders that inspire us, stretch us, and help us achieve things we never thought we could. And...we've had bosses who don't ...more
Time to Read: 1 min... Time for Video: 30 mins... Need a boost of confidence and energy? Here’s a film that I watch whenever I want to be reminded of why ...more
Time to Read: 2 mins... This post is based on an actual list of expectations 75 middle managers of a large company asked me to convey to their senior executives. ...more
Time to Read: 2 mins... Leaders come in several types of feathers. Ducks are cute but paddle around in circles, turkeys don’t fly so good, and vultures are hated. Eagles, ...more
Time to Read: 1 min… Marcus Tullius Cicero was a Roman statesman, orator, lawyer, and philosopher who died in 43 BC in the time of Julius Caesar. Cicero famously ...more