March 19, 2020

Leading in Uncertain Times

To say we’re all facing some challenges right now is an understatement. As I write these words, the World Health Organization has declared COVID-19 a pandemic. Travel has been restricted. […]
March 16, 2020

Changing Our Mindset from Proving to Improving

Most of us get feedback every day. Whether it’s a boss, a colleague, an employee, a customer, or a spouse or friend, people are always giving us their impressions of […]
March 9, 2020

Why Do Initiatives Go from Sizzle to Fizzle?

Spending lots of time with communities and organizations has provided great learnings. Again and again, I see successes take place that are transferable to others. I am also fortunate to […]
March 2, 2020

5 Reasons Leaders Struggle to Let People Go (and How to Give Yourself the Push You Need)

There are many difficult aspects to leadership: from having the best plan, to hiring the best talent, to putting in excellent standard operating procedures, to making decisions around products, pricing, […]
February 24, 2020

How to Be a Positive Ambassador for Your Organization (and Teach Others to Do the Same)

Most of us have experienced how powerful it can be when an employee manages up a company and its products. For example, when a server raves about how great the […]