May 17, 2010

Setting New Leaders up for Success

  I was working with a company recently that was looking for a way to improve the success of the leaders they bring into the organization. […]
April 27, 2010

Operation to Oversight, Leading Through the Change

  I met a business leader recently who was telling me about the challenges he was having with getting people in his organization to step up […]
March 29, 2010

Your Business Plan is Only as Good as Your Personal Plan

  I’ve had the good fortune throughout my career to work with some incredible leaders. But for every great leader I’ve been around there were dozens […]
March 14, 2010

When You Lead, People Notice

  I had an opportunity to speak to business owners from across the country recently at their annual convention. Prior to my keynote address they gave […]
March 8, 2010

Help, I’ve Fallen and I Can’t…..Nevermind

  One of the attributes I have noticed in nearly every great leader that I’ve worked with is that they know how to get back up […]
March 1, 2010

Questions That Change the Game

  One of the most basic questions leaders often ask is how do I get the people in the organization to do what the organization needs […]
February 21, 2010

Speed, In the Right Direction

  Although I haven’t been able to watch as much as I would like, I’ve thoroughly enjoyed seeing some of the Winter Olympic Games this time […]
February 14, 2010

Leadership Lessons From Space

  Typically when I start coaching a new client, I spend our first meeting doing a lot of listening. It doesn’t take long to figure outwhere […]
January 25, 2010

Employee Satisfaction – It’s Not Rocket Science, Part II

  In my last post I talked about the research done recently indicating that employee satisfaction across the country has tumbled to an all time low […]
January 18, 2010

It’s Not Rocket Science, Unless It Is

  I was reading some research done recently by the conference board that said employee satisfaction across the country had dropped to an all time low […]