April 26, 2021

It’s fairly often that I have conversations with clients about how change happens in their business. Businesses that are growing, thriving, and sustainable are constantly

March 8, 2021

Last week I wrote about the ways that we can motivate ourselves consistently and I covered two of the components that are needed for human

March 4, 2021

Last week I wrote about the ways that we can motivate ourselves consistently and I covered two of the components that are needed for human

February 23, 2021

Leadership is often about helping others stay at their best, move toward a new goal, or learn and grow as they continue to improve and

February 16, 2021

Your conversations, the things you say, the communication you have, the words you share, are your most important tool as a leader.  The discussions you

February 2, 2021

One of the words I hear more and more these days as I work with leaders and business owners is “stress”.  The challenges of leadership

January 19, 2021

Leadership is overwhelmingly about the future. It’s the reason leaders even need to exist. If the future wasn’t important or couldn’t be changed, there would

January 13, 2021

Much of leadership is about making choices. Sometimes when there are choices to be made, we start to make decisions based on the amount of

December 28, 2020

Somewhere close to 90% of New Year’s resolutions are abandoned before March ends.  We humans don’t have a very good track record of doing the

December 14, 2020

I hear it a lot when working with managers and leaders.  “I wish my boss were here to learn this.”  It’s hard not to be

October 26, 2020

If you look at many businesses, there is a critical component of success that can often be the thing that sets them apart from their

October 9, 2020

One of the most challenging choices that any leader makes is how to spend their time. And a huge component of that choice is the

September 30, 2020

When people get into a role where their job is to be in charge of other people, a lot of things can go wrong.  Mostly,

August 31, 2020

Last week I wrote a blog post about leadership being a set of skills that you can develop, not a set of traits that you

August 26, 2020

When you talk to great leaders, you quickly find that they don’t really have gifts, or traits or talents that are unique to them.  And

June 29, 2020

When I left college and started looking for a job, I was thinking that I needed to learn two skills to increase my chances of

June 17, 2020

It’s a pretty common occurrence during coaching conversations where we are working through how a leader can help someone around them or on their team. 

June 4, 2020

As I work with leaders, one of the challenges they consistently face is what to do about people on their team who just aren’t confident