14 Ways I Was Impacted by This Year’s Global Leadership Summit

This is a very personal blog post. Participating in the Global Leadership Summit is always an intensely personal undertaking. As member of the team, certainly I am looking at things from a broader, strategic and operational perspective. But at its heart, the Summit continues to be a place where my own leadership is stretched and…

How to Avoid the Wreckage of Distracted Leadership

Our world today is demanding a stop to the dangerous practice of “distracted driving”. When it comes to leadership effectiveness, there should be a similar call to end “distracted leadership”. Just as driving while distracted drastically diminishes the ability to drive well, so too does distracted leadership prevent you from leading at your best. Effective…

Leading Change? Time to Cash In Your Chips

Do you know how many change chips you’re carrying around in your pocket? Leaders possess a certain number of ‘change chips’. These chips are made up of credibility, respect, authority, good will and other essential leadership ingredients. Every leader carries these around in their pocket knowing that at the moment when they must introduce change they…