Hey, what matters to you?

February 16, 2017
The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. once said, “If a man hasn’t discovered something he will die for, he isn’t fit to live.”

5 basic ingredients in effective leadership

February 6, 2017
It’s simple. If you are unable to connect to people on a basic level, you won’t be a good leader.

Leaders think it’s never good enough

November 29, 2016
Want to make history? Want to win? It’s not talent or skills that matter as much as these two attributes.

No spotlight for this guy

November 22, 2016
Ticket reseller Hugh Dodman keeps not merely a low profile but a barely existent one. It’s hard to believe in today’s self-aggrandizing culture.

Get real, get ahead

November 11, 2016
Authenticity: It’s serious business. By showing self-awareness, openness and integrity, great leaders motivate followers.

Speaking truth to power can pay off

October 10, 2016
One bold comment changed George Marshall’s life.

What made my high school pal a crazy business success?

October 4, 2016

Even at 16, it was obvious that Bram was going to make it big. Here’s what he possessed that so few others do.

The leader’s must-do adventure menu

October 3, 2016
The life experience you acquire from this inspiring set of options will not only be eye-opening, it will lend you credibility in the eyes of followers.

What’s behind leadership grit?

July 7, 2016
The concept of “grit”—a combination of perseverance and passion that underlie a person’s success—has been floating around for some time.

The complete 9-point leader tune-up

June 27, 2016

Ready to become a slightly different person than the one who walked in the door this morning? Let’s go from head to toe, stem to stern, and give you a 9-point leadership tune-up to shape your image into something a little more impactful than the job title etched on your door.