Tags » Leadership

Why CEOs Like Rex Tillerson Fail in Washington

The fact that Tillerson publicly clashed with Trump over everything from North Korea policy to relative IQ did nothing to make his job any easier, but his sorry legacy as secretary of state was sealed by a complete misunderstanding of the job before him. 105 more words


How to Leave a Legacy

When you look back at your contributions throughout your career what will matter most to you? What will be your legacy and how will you achieve it? 17 more words

Leadership Ideas

Leadership In a Word: Anchors

The higher your structure is to be, the deeper must be its foundations. – St. Augustine

A word about anchors

In his book Six Hours One Friday, Max Lucado shares a story weathering Hurricane David while living on the Miami River in a houseboat. 714 more words


Parkinson’s Law – or - The Pursuit of Uber Productivity

I write my business plan every fall.

It’s more like a giant To Do List, Mission Statement and Daily framework for how I want to attack the coming year all rolled in to one. 714 more words

Day Job

Translate Vision into Reality

April 13’s First Fridays will focus on creating a Vision and building a Culture.  You won’t want to miss this!

Register for this free event here:  April 13 First Fridays Registration


Self-Leadership and ‘The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People’

Content Self-leadership process and the ‘Seven Habits of Highly Effective People’ Emotional self-leadership and authenticity Educational, physical, health, stress, and coping benefits of self-leadership Self-leadership competences in leadership development, recruitment, and work performance Self-leadership process and the ‘Seven Habits of Highly Effective People’ Modern leadership at increasingly challenging workplaces tends to move away from the […]

118 more words
Business Skills

The Discipline of Management: Standard Work

I think one of the major issues facing organizations of all types is the attention paid to “leadership” at the expense of “management.”

I would offer, for the sake of discussion, the following broad definitions of the two concepts. 661 more words

Personal Coaching