Tag Archives: Professional Development

Five Rules Of The Blame Game

A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit. – Arnold H. Glasow John Killinger tells a story about the manager of a minor leader baseball team … Continue reading

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Six Reasons Why Your Employees Don’t Believe A Word You Say

“Don’t believe what I say. Believe what I do.” —Carlson Ghosn Two psychiatrists meet at their 20th college reunion. One is vibrant, while the other looks withered and worried. “So what’s your secret?” the older looking psychiatrist asks. “Listening to … Continue reading

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How To Bring Doers and Dreamers Together

The world needs dreamers and the world needs doers. But above all, the world needs dreamers who do. – Sarah Ban Breathnach In his book, Rules of Thumb, Alan M. Webber writes about the differences between talkers and doers. It … Continue reading

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The Power of Unseen Leadership

Once you have a burning yes inside you about what’s truly important, it’s very easy to say no to the unimportant. – Stephen R. Covey I’ve always had a fascination with learning the back stories of successful people.Be they entrepreneurs, … Continue reading

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Being Present: Why It Matters To Your Leadership

“You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment” – Henry David Thoreau One of the great challenges in leadership today is having leaders who are present in the moment. It’s a … Continue reading

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Embracing The Leadership Process

Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others. – Jack Welch For the baseball fan, everyone is familiar with the great Ted Williams, the Hall of … Continue reading

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Connecting Your Dream To Your Reality

“If your dream doesn’t scare you it’s too small” – Mark Batterson Vincent Van Gogh said, “I dream of painting and then I paint my dream”. Certainly, Van Gogh is one who made the connection between dreams and reality. We’ve … Continue reading

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