Tag Archives: Leadership

I quit! But stayed: A dangerous place for a leader

There is a dangerous place for a leader to find him or herself in as a leader of people. Unfortunately, I talk to leaders who are in this place a lot more lately as the job market heats up and … Continue reading

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Fit Factors: What are yours? Do you know?

Have you ever heard anyone say either of the following: “That company is just not the right “fit” for me…” “That person is just not the right “fit” for what we are looking for…” I have. I’ve said both of … Continue reading

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Why It’s Better to Finish 3rd Instead of 2nd

Quick question: Who’s happier when standing on the podium during the Olympics? The person who won the silver medal or the person who won the bronze medal? You might be surprised by the answer to this question and the reason … Continue reading

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Investing or Spending Your Time – Leadership Lesson from Best CEO in America

Do you spend your time or do you invest your time? Have you ever stepped back to evaluate this and differentiate your time in this way? Time is one of the most important currencies we have as humans and as … Continue reading

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The greatest gift you can give this Christmas

It’s on. The hustle and bustle of Christmas is in full force and all of us have been sucked in. Whether intentional or unintentional, we can’t escape the busyness and craziness of this season. A big part of the hustle … Continue reading

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A Big, Hairy and Audacious Challenge for 2012

The beginning of a new year provides a fresh start or new slate for us. It’s a time to think about the possibilities of what could happen this next year. It’s a time to reset, refocus and recommit. About 40-45% … Continue reading

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“Help me help you!”: How to help your leader

Remember the famous scene from Jerry MaGuire when Jerry is on his knees begging Rod Tidwell to “Help me help you!” in response to his “show me the money” tirade? Well, this applies to leaders because we all need others … Continue reading

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