My manager caught me in the hall, beaming. “Hey Alan, really great job on that training today. Let’s have you do more of that.” I smiled back, “sign me up!” That was a long time ago and the first notably positive feedback I can remember getting from a boss. It was a big deal because immediately … Continue reading Make each day the best day at work
Some Leadership NOSH
The Influence Paradox
What if you could be likeable AND get the job done? Would you do it? I recently explored this concept with a group of emerging leaders and I was surprised at their response. To find out what happened, click here: To Gain Influence What are You Willing to Lose?
Your Leadership Origin Story
I love superheroes. Because, face it, they can do super-human things like leap tall buildings with a single bound, run faster than a speeding bullet, bend metal, sense danger from miles away, shoot laser beams from their eyes, fly, and the list goes on. That's just awesome! But sometimes what's even cooler than their superhuman … Continue reading Your Leadership Origin Story
Follow-Worthy Leaders Do This
Much has been written and talked about on the importance of leading others. But what about leading ourselves? Our ability to self-lead has clear links to our ability to lead others and ultimately achieve success in whatever endeavor we undertake - whether at the gym, on the court or field, at work, home, play or … Continue reading Follow-Worthy Leaders Do This