A Leadership Peer Group I just returned from a conference with other leadership development trainers. It was refreshing and energizing to spend a week with… Read More »Leadership Tips – Form A Leadership Peer Group
It was an interesting question. I was enjoying breakfast with my National Speakers Association Chapter and the subject turned to team dynamics and the best… Read More »Leading High Performance Teams – Do You Understand Them?
As 2015 faded into memory many of us raised a glass and sang Auld Lang Syne, even if we don’t know what the words mean. Then a new… Read More »New Year’s resolutions? Resolve to set real goals instead!
Influence: the ability to affect the behavior of others. Is influence one of your leadership skills? With the trend toward virtual teams and matrixed organizations,… Read More »Three Secrets to Being an Influential Leader
Why is there conflict within my team? Why does it seem like John and I can’t communicate? Why can’t this be one of those high… Read More »Leading High Performance Teams – How Can I Cut the Drama?
The crowd waited in rapt anticipation. The famous motivational speaker was about to take the stage. He was going to motivate them to do more,… Read More »Getting to Know Them – What’s Their Motivation?
Note: This post comes from Ed Rugerro at Academy Leadership. Sicily, July 1943 Captain Ed Sayre peeked over the edge of the trench and down… Read More »High Priority: The Leader Gets a Haircut
I’m reflecting this week on what I learned about crisis management from a particularly experienced instructor pilot in the Air Force helicopter rescue unit were… Read More »3-Step Business Crisis Management for Leaders [infographic]