When you’re the one your team looks to for guidance and inspiration, who do you turn to? We should all have a few mentors in our lives – but for everyday inspiration, it’s nice to bring in some outside perspectives. Recently, podcasts have grown quite a bit in popularity. What I like about this [...]Read more 7 Inspiring Leadership Podcasts to Add to Your Listening List
We’ve all been there in our careers. One day, you look around and realize something just feels wrong. The tension between employees can be cut with a knife. The tone of certain people’s voices seems strikingly insincere. The mood in the office seems joyless. In my career, I’ve experienced a [...]Read more Can You Fix a Toxic Work Culture Without Firing Your Team?
We all need a little inspiration from time to time. On mornings when I feel like a cup of coffee won’t cut it, I’ve found that watching a TED Talk can really energize me for the day. While it’s easy to let an hour go by with these quick and powerful presentations, a few of […]Read more 6 Powerful Lessons From TED Talks About Leadership
No two ‘regular days’ in any organization are truly the same. As leaders, it’s part of our job description to expect the unexpected—resignations, lost clients, critical errors, even situations we never imagined possible. Organizations are living things, and as with all living things, change is [...]Read more Surprising Leadership Lessons from Jazz
While most companies claim that gender diversity is a high priority, statistics tell a different story for working women. Globally, women have more access to education and more social mobility than ever before. If education and ambition were the sole indicators of leadership, every second [...]Read more It’s Time for a New Discussion on “Women in Leadership”
We tend to heavily invest in leadership development at the more senior levels of management. Why not start the investing earlier on, and use more dollars when someone starts in leadership? Now that is a return on your investment.Read more Why Not Develop Leaders When They Start Leading?
Why not get ahead of retention concerns and implement these 4 winning retention tactics now?Read more Want Top Talent to Stay? Try These 4 Winning Retention Tactics.
Keeping top talent is high on all leaders agendas. Using stay interviews as a retention strategy is a proven tactic. Here are 7 stay-interview questions to get you started.Read more Keep Top Talent: 7 Stay-Interview Questions that Work
How often do you check your smartphone? How about when you are on vacation, in a meeting? Here are a few guidelines on the do's and don'ts for leaders.Read more How Often Should You Check Your Smartphone?