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…

Overdue Leadership Lessons

A LinkedIn Request To Remember This week I received a LinkedIn request I didn’t expect.  A business owner I knew from fifteen years ago reached out to me, explaining that he was connecting with former interns from his business.  That’s the power of social media today.  Connecting with the new and reconnecting with the old.…

Stage Door to Leadership

In an empty theater, an actor stands on the stage overlooking a row of men and women seated in the audience.   These are the decision makers who will decide if he is cast in the play.  The director.  The choreographer.  The producers. The actor is on the last phase of what has been a grueling and lengthy…

Leadership Not-So-Quotables

How many common leadership phrases can you quote in 10 seconds or less? And, go. Lead by example. Leadership is action, not position. Management is doing things right. Leadership is doing the right things. Lead, follow, or get out of the way. Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other. Begin with the end in…