Congratulations! You were just promoted to your first management position. Mastering the skills of casting vision, gaining influence, and serving people will position you as the leader your team will respect and most importantly follow. Vision – Your people will have power in the present when they have faith in the future. Leaders take […]
As Stormy Daniels, the Mueller Investigation and Russian probes unfold in the media it has caused me to ponder the role of character in leadership. The belief that character makes trust possible and trust makes leadership possible is foundational. Effectiveness is measured by your ability to get people to follow you. Followers must put […]
Many employees question their job security at their current company. They believe that no matter how much time and effort they put into their job, they may still be seen as expendable should the business encounter any financial difficulties. As a leader, it is important that you develop the type of relationship with your […]
Everything rises and falls on leadership. Successful leaders understand the importance of strengthening these four pillars of leadership: Accountability. Not only do leaders have to cast (bold) vision, they have to gain buy-in to that vision, and then create a culture of accountability to that vision. Leaders know how to find a way rather […]
Is your organization growing at the rate of your vision? If not, one of the following is most likely the barrier: • Leadership – Everything rises and falls on leadership. • People – Would you enthusiastically rehire everyone on your team? • Strategy – If leadership and people are not the barrier, then it […]
What if a system existed that would help you make major progress in any area of your business or your life? Would you want to know more about it? Would you use it? The good news is, that system does exist! When put into place in your daily life, it has the power to transform […]
Innovation is the “process of improvement by transforming a future vision into today’s reality”. A great example is what Apple did with ear phones with the roll out of the iPhone 7. The iPhone 7’s most controversial innovation was the wireless headphones known as AirPods. It became controversial when Apple announced this particular innovation called […]
You’re the leader of a strong team. You have a great idea. It’s backed by a bold vision. But are those things enough for your team to reach their true potential? For YOU to reach your true potential? Unfortunately, the answer is no. There is another critical component: alignment. No matter how great the idea […]
Sitting in a Tony Robbins event on September 11, 2001 I witnessed an exchange that left me with three of the most powerful leadership lessons of my career.
Every business faces challenges. How you respond to them determines your success. Let setbacks refine you, not define you.