The One Career Skill You Need NOW

A few years back the company I worked for made a difficult hiring decision. They chose not to hire a qualified candidate for a hard-to-fill position because of something they found on the internet. I don’t know the details of what they found, but I do know that it was something this candidate had personally posted…

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…

This Is The Best Leadership Advice

The Best Leadership Advice I Ever Received She said, “Stop trying to be perfect.  It isn’t necessary.” That little piece of advice offered by a former manager was a game changer for me.  It released me from the impossible pursuit of perfection and enabled me to feel okay with making mistakes. It also allowed me…