A Good Story on Good Friday

I just watched an amazing story on the CBS Evening News. Just click the image, endure the advertisement, and enjoy the video. (4:31) Happy Easter!

10 Practices of Humility for Egotistical Leaders

Ego knowingly whispers, “You are the center of the universe.”   6 Symptoms of egotistical leadership: #1. Ego thinks “I” and “me”. Self-importance struggles to see life through the lens of others. Ego… Continue reading

When to Disobey Leadership

Book giveaway!! 20 complimentary copies available. Leave a comment on this guest post by Ira Chaleff to become eligible to win one of TWENTY complimentary copies of  Intelligent Disobedience: Doing Right When What… Continue reading

High Potentials – One of the First Leadership Freak Posts of All Time

Dear Reader, The following article is a repost of one of my first blogs. (Posted January 4, 2010.) I changed the image. But, other than that, it’s offered without edits. I’d change the… Continue reading

How to Stop Stealing Influence and Limiting Your Opportunities

Immaturity shows up thinking about itself. Maturity shows up thinking about others. In my immature twenties, I used language in a presentation that offended some and got me in hot water. When it… Continue reading

7 Ways to Know a Team Member is Ready to Stretch

Don’t coddle your team. Trust their ability to grow into new skills and responsibilities. Protecting people from challenges propagates dependence and sends the subtle signal that you don’t believe they will rise up.… Continue reading