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November 7, 2011

How to Create More Engaged Employees in 3 Not-So-Easy Steps

  When I work with clients, one of the things that they are always looking for more of is employee engagement.  For many, it is the […]
October 24, 2011

Are We Leaders or Just Delivery People?

  I have worked with many people in management roles who use the phrase “I told them” when describing their interactions with their team.  Some managers […]
October 17, 2011

Do Something, Even if its Wrong

  Every now and then I like to take a quote that I come across and look at what it really means in our lives, our […]
October 10, 2011

As a Leader, Are You Flying Blind?

  I recently read a study done by the Corporate Executive Board that found “nearly half of executive teams lack information they need to manage effectively because employees […]
October 6, 2011

Do You Lead, or Just Wonder Where It’s Gonna Go?

  I was facilitating a leadership workshop recently and afterwards, one of the participants came up to me and said, “I’ve been handling leadership in my […]
September 25, 2011

Are You Accountable for Your Team’s Future?

  I love college football and watch it every weekend during the season. One game in the past stood out in particular, not because of a crazy […]
September 25, 2011

You’ve Never Seen this Day Before

  As I was getting on the shuttle bus to head to the rental car lot from the airport I have to admit that I didn’t […]
August 22, 2011

A Vision for Your Business, Or Just Blah Blah Blah?

  I was working with a client a while back, and as I facilitated a discussion with a group of middle managers, I asked several questions […]
August 2, 2011

The Leadership Choice

  Recently, I was catching a flight to do some culture change work with a client in Philadelphia when it seemed like everything that could go wrong, did. […]
July 10, 2011

When They Call You A Leader

  A close friend of mine was recently killed in a tragic accident. All of us experience sudden tragedies in our lives and somehow when the […]