January 22, 2011

Don’t Just Recruit Leaders, Attract Them

  A lot of organizations I’ve worked with over the years have been concerned with finding and bringing in new leaders to help the company grow […]
January 11, 2011

Is Your Business Ready To Be Better?

  Will your business be different this year than it was last year, different this quarter than it was last quarter? So much of what people […]
January 2, 2011

This Year, Change How You Think

  It’s the time of year when most of us decide to do some things differently. There’s something powerful about a new year as we assess […]
October 18, 2010

The Opposing Forces of Leadership

  It seems like there are very few weeks that go by without a client making a comment to me about how hard leadership is. At […]
October 11, 2010

There’s No Such Thing as Business DNA

  I read another article the other day that referred to an “organization’s DNA”.  The context was that the organizational DNA couldn’t be changed and that […]
September 27, 2010

Change Management, For Yourself

  I’ve worked with several leaders who struggle with the conflict between what they feel like they have to do for the business and what they […]
September 21, 2010

Things I Learned from John Wooden

  I recently finished reading the book They Call Me Coach by John Wooden. It had been on my list for some time and while I have read […]
September 13, 2010

Are You Limiting Growth?

  I worked with a leader once who would make her mind up and then spend lot’s of time and other people’s effort finding and creating […]
September 8, 2010

Preparing For Leadership, It’s Time

  In a study conducted in 2009 by the Center for Creative Leadership, one of the key findings was this: Leaders are not adequately prepared for […]
August 31, 2010

What’s Your Definition of Success?

  Last night, as I was telling the kids goodnight, I noticed that the movie Tin Cup was on television. I’m not a huge movie buff but that’s […]