The Truth Behind This Executive’s Title, Part 2: Living with Mental Illness

Well over a year ago, Kate Spade’s (Valentine) death by suicide was a shock. At first, I was shaking my head in disbelief…and then, I wasn’t. I, like so many, admired Kate from afar. She built her business from a conversation over dinner with Andy – “let’s start a handbag business.” Her [...]
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The Connection Between Good Workplace Mental Health and Organizational Success

A workplace isn’t successful simply because of the efforts of those at the top, but because of the well-being and effectiveness of every employee. A major part of the overall well-being of your employees and peers is their mental health. As leaders, we have to erase the stigma surrounding [...]
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Want to be a Hall of Fame Coach? Make This Touchdown Now!

No sports coach would dream of coaching only some players. From rookies to the best quarterback, sports coaches train all of their players. So why is it different in business? Why do we resist the very idea of coaching and developing all our team members to be their best? And how can we change [...]
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