How to Preserve Your Leadership Presence
And how not to lose it.
Type A’s are Successful, Suffering, and Satisfied
And they like it that way. Go figure.
Why You Should Avoid Being a Storyteller
Just answer the question.
This is Not Your Grandmother’s Artificial Intelligence
A new era for leaders everywhere
The #1 Reason Leadership Books Continue to Sell
It’s not what you think.
Why It’s a Great Time to Be Talented
In other words, do your HR and Senior Leaders have tattoos and body piercings?
What I Learned from Contracting COVID
I learned that I’ve wasted far too much time.
Why You Should Volunteer for 360-Feedback
You’ll learn more than just feedback.
The Once In a Lifetime Event
Time to stop, just for a second, and enjoy the moment.
How Will You Spend Your 1/2 Million Minutes?
Don’t let them become a billboard on your highway.
Stop Empowering Your People.
Don’t worry. They want you to stop.
Don’t Believe It. Leaders Are Afraid to Fail.
But they survive their self-criticism.
Now Is Not the Time to Play to Your Strengths.
Rise to the challenge.
Do You Get Lots of Work Done? Yes? That’s Too Bad.
Don’t get stuck in the middle.
Servant Leadership Gone Too Far
Just because you can, doesn’t mean you should.
Remote Work Won’t Kill Corporate Culture
Just ask Meucci, Gray, and Bell
Does Your Company Bleed Value?
Time to go beyond the tourniquet.
Don’t Wait for the New Normal.
Which Type of Leader Has Outperformed During the Pandemic?
And do you have what’s needed to succeed long-term?
What Will You Take From the Pandemic?
Is there room for Post-Traumatic Growth?
Stop the Pandumbic
Do not waste this crisis
Take 60 Seconds and Save Yourself Hours
Are your people on target?
Time to Look Down
Do you know how things are?
It’s No Time to Be Wishy-Washy
Is That Truly What You Mean?
Will You Stomp the Box?
Time to Think Way Outside
And Are Your People Ready?
Working in the Next Normal
Do You Feel Like an Impostor Now?
If so, join the crowd.
Have You Zoom-ed Out?
(or, When Work Becomes Your Screen Test)
60-Second Trivia (Take a break from COVID-19)
How well do you know your leadership?
Did you See COVID-19 Coming?
Avoiding the Curse of Cassandra
How to Lead in a Crisis
Leading others through uncertainty
Working Remotely Under the New Normal
Some suggestions from 17 years of working virtually
The Coronavirus and the Covey Matrix
Why it’s easy to forget what’s not urgent but important
Are You Okay Being Right?
Trust me, I know these things…
Are You Ready for that Promotion?
3 Questions to Ask Before You’re Promoted
Are You an Evolved Leader?
The 3 Levels of Leadership
Does Your Dog Dream of Dinosaurs?
Is there a T-Rex in your future?
Can You Connect Yourself to Impact?
Is your career ready for the next recession?
When Does Being a Jerk Matter?
3 Quick End-of-Year Questions for Assessing Your People
Does Your Manager’s Shadow Conceal You?
So, who knows you exist?
Final Component to Mastering the Leader’s Triumvirate
Continually develop your people.
Part 2 of Mastering the Leader’s Triumvirate
Find your strategic focus.
Do You Master the Leader’s Triumvirate?
Master these 3 to master your leadership. Start by effectively allocating your time.
Do You Confuse Perception & Reality?
Leaders will often say, “Perception is reality”, but that’s not the whole truth. Nor even the correct truth.
You’re Not Alone: Everyone Fakes It Sometimes.
You think people will see you, but really they won’t.
Frankly, Why Do You Even Think You’re Right?
How do you know you’re right, particularly if you’re certain that you’re right? Could you be wrong?
What I Learned from Hurricane Matthew & 9/11
Fifteen years apart, 9/11 and Hurricane Matthew resonate about people, leaders, and life in general.
Does Your Leadership Influence Travel at the Speed of Light?
Your organization is smaller than the universe, but why can leadership influence be such a challenge?
Take 15 Minutes to Save Your Job
Take the time now, and save yourself the grief.
Give Them the Gift of Experiences
Go beyond the tangible to keep your best and brightest.
What’s Your Leadership Presence Smell Like?
People get a double dose of your leadership reputation. So it’s best to neutralize this common blind spot.
3 Ways Leaders Can Avoid the VUCA Vortex
Three things leaders and managers can do to limit the fury of the VUCA vortex.
Why are we leading in the “VUCA” vortex?
In 2007 and 2008, when the bottom fell out of the economy, “VUCA” was set in motion. Here are some reasons why leaders are feeling like they’re in the vortex.
Why the Universe Creates “Cry Potentials”
Don’t focus solely on your high potentials; make sure to identify your cry potentials as well.
Do You See What You Need to See?
We don’t always see what we’re actually seeing.
Why Your Executive Coach is Overrated
Executive coaches are important, but they’re also overrated.
You and I May Not Know We’re Incompetent
Worse than being incompetent, is not knowing we’re incompetent.
Do You Know When to Go It Alone?
Moments of courage, big and small, distinguish notable leaders.
Stop Playing to Your Strengths.
It sounds very appealing, even heart-warming, but playing to one’s strengths could be a career buster.
So Where Exactly is the Next Level?
It’s one of the most popular expressions in business, but where exactly is the next level?