Leadership Development

Are you connecting or are you broadcasting?

Are you connecting or are you broadcasting?

I recent caught up with a friend from college and it got me thinking. We hadn’t talked for over 30 years. A mutual friend of ours is not doing well and my friend wanted to see him before he passed away. We connected on that call in a way that…


What is required of leaders in times of change?

What is required of leaders in times of change?

I’m working on several great projects with clients on advanced analytics and Internet of Things. Some of the most common questions my clients ask are “What are the critical success factors in helping organizations successfully manage and use new technologies when things are changing so quickly? How do you lead…


How do you celebrate your freedom this Independence Day?

Why Leaders Celebrate Freedom on this Independence Day!

This weekend, we in United States celebrate our independence on July Fourth. For many of the entrepreneurs around the world I know, it’s a reminder of how important freedom is to serving leaders. In the United States, many of our most basic freedoms are under attack. Every day another freedom…


How are you dealing with your stress?

Dealing with stress, Staying safe & sane in the executive chair!

Stress comes with leadership. Managing it can make the difference between success and failure, organizationally and personally. Part of managing it is to know and recognize the difference between positive and negative stress. The short story is this: positive stress makes you feel good and negative stress makes you feel…


How do you start developing mastery in your life?

How Leaders Can Get Start Achieving Mastery Today!

Today, I hope to take your life to the next level. Today, we talk about personal and professional mastery. How do you know when you are on your way to developing mastery of a key strength?


Do you know how you lead?

Leader, Know Yourself

How often have you heard inadequate leaders, when things go wrong, blame their staff, their customers, their competitors or the government, or a combination of those? But never seem to show any awareness of their own shortcomings? In an age where there is constant pressure on companies large and small…


Do your powerful questions spur your team’s creativity?

Leaders, How Do You Create More Powerful Questions?

I believe the most successful leaders I work with use powerful questions to help lead their teams. For entrepreneurs, it is critical to know how to get the best out of the people you work with. If you want to develop the people around you for their next level of…


Can better questions help organize your priorities?

Can Better Questions Can Make You a Stronger Leader?

How do you increase your influence over others? How do you build stronger relationships with the key people in your life? What’s the one tool that can help separate good leaders from the great? Great questions help you become a stronger leader today.


Can coaching help you build an extraordinary business?

Can Warren Buffett Teach You About Coaching Leaders?

Warren Buffett may be one of the greatest investors of all time. What you may not know is Warren Buffett uses coaching to help his many organizations’ executives become even more effective leaders. Over the years he’s become incredibly successful at coaching already great leaders to a higher level. I’ve worked with over 30 different…


We must become learning leaders

Can We Become Learning Leaders?

Things are changing very quickly in many industries. In the next several years, we will see major disruptions in every major industry.  Harnessing and exploiting change continues to be at the top of every CEO’s wish list into the far future. To take advantage of these opportunities, we must become…