Leadership is About Motion and Emotion

Leadership is About Motion Fundamental to leadership is this idea that you need to know where you’re going.  Where are you leading?  What is your destination? Where will you and your organization stand tomorrow where you aren’t standing today?  How will your future state be different than the current one? Pick a destination, make a…

You’re a Leader. Now What?

You’re a leader. Now what? Let’s explore the answer to this simple question and discover the secret to your leadership success. First, take a moment and finish this sentence: In my organization, my role is… Did you describe your role using your title? If so, that’s okay, but I want you to try again. This…

9 Reasons I Loved This Semester

Learning Leaders “Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other” ~JFK A few months ago, forty-six students entered my classroom with the hopes of beginning, continuing, or reigniting their journeys to be successful leaders in life and in business.   Well, actually… most of them were probably just hoping to get an A.  But, now…

How to Spot an Over-Delegator

The Over-Delegator I recently observed a leader faced with complete turnover in his department.  He was blindsided with the reality that he was now responsible for handling many of the day-to-day tasks that his team had been responsible for. His problem: he didn’t know the basics. His explanation for not knowing their jobs was that he had…