7 Simple Ways to Building Lasting Leadership Muscle

People ask me all the time. Everyone wants to know how to grow and prosper not only in the workplace but also in life. There’s no silver bullet but these seven tips can help frame your outlook and may give you reason to reflect. Continue reading

Why Being Vulnerable is Courageous and Contagious

When most people consider the word vulnerability, they think in terms of being weak or exposed and it’s not a quality to which they aspire. But, as you’ll see below, new research demonstrates that those who embrace their vulnerability have courage, compassion and connection, and these are qualities that serve business leaders – as well as all of us — well. Continue reading

A Winning Equation for Being a More Effective Leader

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In today’s world, leadership effectiveness is related to working collaboratively. Just how do you advance on developing a support network in ways that incorporate the best of what you and others have to offer? Continue reading

Year-end Reflection: Examining Your Growth Mindset

It’s a time of year-end reflection. The hope and possibility of the New Year sits, perched waiting to see what we do with it. I have been thinking about what it really means to live life to the fullest and how to effect true self transformation to achieve meaningful growth.  Continue reading

Why Top-down Leadership Doesn’t Work Anymore

Like everything else that evolves over time, a new type of leadership is emerging. And many of the old rules just don’t apply anymore. A whole lot of leadership comes from “leading from the center.” It’s called collaborative leadership. But building collaborative leadership doesn’t just happen. Especially in organizations that traditionally lead from the top down. Just what IS collaborative leadership and how does it happen, exactly? Continue reading