Posts Tagged ‘Success’

The heat is on…..how do you lead?

  It rained in LA this year. Not much. But enough for my roof to fall in. Which meant I began a long term relationship with my contractor, Kevin. What seemed like a straight forward repair turned into a torturous journey into the underbelly of keeping a house from imploding on itself….and taking my sanity… Read More…

To Spot Future Leadership Stars, Think Small

  Identifying and cultivating the next generation of leadership stars is a significant challenge for many organizations. Companies know they have to do it but figuring out just how is the real mind teaser. No doubt that’s why 31% of companies cite ‘identifying future leaders’ as their biggest concern according to a study by Right… Read More…

Leadership Skills: What Is the Best Way to Develop Leaders in Your Company

Leaders are getting younger just as leadership is getting more complex. How do you accelerate the leadership behaviors necessary to develop leaders in your company who drive results. I join fellow leadership consultants Janice Whiting and Tanya Harris to discuss. What are your thoughts on the best way to develop leaders in your organization? Please… Read More…

Leadership Tip: Why Your Influence Never Works Out the Way You Plan

You know that influence is the key to building your empire. Better assignments, high profile connections, clients that flock to your door all seem to magically appear for those who wield the golden scepter of influence. But not for you. You’re stuck poking and prodding people to get them to do what you need done,… Read More…

Leadership Qualities: 5 Strategies for Staying Smart Under Pressure

No matter how well trained you are, how great of skills you possess, how talented and vivacious you might be, if you choke under pressure, you’re done for. Leaders have to stay smart under all kinds of pressure. When I was in high school, I got bused out of district. That half hour ride to… Read More…

Leadership Qualities: Self Deception

Self-deception is a powerful tool that can make or break you as a leader. Harness the positive power of self-deception and you’ll face metaphorical mountains with new energy and enthusiasm that will get things done. But allow the double-edged sword of self-deception to swing toward the negative and you’ll find yourself stranded in an artificial… Read More…

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