3 Leadership Signs You Need To Recharge This Christmas

When your leadership battery is fully charged, everyone around you wins. The leader sets the emotional and cultural tone for the team. And so when the leader’s personal energy is running strong the entire culture benefits. Teams are more cohesive Tough decisions are made with confidence Tensions on the team are resolved in a healthy manner…

How To Harness The Power Of Leadership Intelligence

Can you read a spreadsheet? Good. Leaders must do that. Can you design a strategy? Good. Leaders must do that too. Can you execute a plan? Good. Leader must also do that. But effective leadership also involves softer skills. Can you read a room? Can you sense the emotional temperature of a team? Can you discern which way…

5 Simple Ways You Can Strengthen Your Leadership

Strength in leadership really matters. It’s what keeps a team on task, it’s what keeps momentum building, and it’s what prevents distractions from veering a movement off course. But actually defining what strength really looks like is one of the most misunderstood qualities in all of leadership. One of my first jobs out of college…

Why Leaders Must Know How To Seize An Ice Cream Season

There’s a huge difference between generating momentum, and simply enjoying momentum. That’s a lesson I learned in my days as a younger leader, serving as the chair person of a non-profit organization. During a board meeting, as we reviewed some very strong accomplishments of the charity, I said to the board, “This board has achieved incredible…