February 17, 2020

What blocks us from getting things done? (Nine common barriers and how to overcome them.)

I’ve been fortunate to meet and work with all kinds of people over the years: entrepreneurs, leaders and employees in companies of all different sizes and industries, elected officials and […]
February 10, 2020

The best Valentine gift for your employees is becoming a better leader.

Valentine’s Day is almost here. Besides buying a romantic gift for your spouse or partner (you have done that, right?), you may be thinking of ways to show employees you […]
February 3, 2020

Building Connections Beyond Email or Text

Relationships are one of the biggest determinants of our success. When we connect with people on a deep level, we may end up doing business with them. They may send […]
January 28, 2020

Challenge your high performers (then step away).

How often do you push employees out of the nest and let them really test their leadership wings? If you’re like a lot of leaders, you may be reluctant to […]
January 21, 2020

Most “leadership malpractice” is due to a lack of training.

How common is leadership malpractice? Of course, we read about situations where a company gets in big trouble and a CEO is let go. (At times this letting go is […]