30 11, 2016

You’re On A Journey; With Fellow Passengers!

By |November 30th, 2016|

Becoming a leader is a trip for life. Your development as a leader never stops.

It goes on and on.

What does stop is:

– Certain mistakes. Early in your career you’ve made mistakes and you’re sure not to repeat those. This doesn’t mean that you won’t make mistakes as a senior leader. Nope. You’ll make mistakes but […]

24 11, 2016

Happy Thanksgiving!

By |November 24th, 2016|

Happy Thanksgiving!
May this special day bring you, your family members, and your friends many moments of gratitude and joy.

I want to thank you, clients and readers, for your inspiration, contributions, and gifts. Especially I want to thank you for your commitment to be as great as a leader as you can be. I am so […]

16 11, 2016

Why Leaders Embrace Thanksgiving

By |November 16th, 2016|

Some leaders make gratitude a daily practice. Joseph Plumeri, the ex-chairman of insurance broker Willis Group Holdings, is one of those leaders. He spent about 25% of his work hours on thanking people. His favorite methods to say thanks were simple: picking up the phone or writing a card.

Gratitude is an easy component  of your […]

9 11, 2016

Lessons Of Successful Leaders: Your Leadership Challenge

By |November 9th, 2016|

“People forget sometimes that an important part of communication is listening, so that you understand where somebody else is coming from. Then you can adjust your leadership style a bit to them.”

Deborah Lee James, Secretary of the Air Force
The New York Times, October 23, 2016.
I agree. Totally.

Deborah Lee James says two important things:

Listen so […]