Tag: Excellence

Uncategorized | July 16, 2017

Empowered

As a leader, I need to encourage you to move as far away from being a command and control leader as possible, and become a leader who understands the importance […]

Uncategorized | June 19, 2017

Bad News

Now, here is a conflicting thought… Have you considered that—for the leader—Bad News is actually Good News. Think about it. If you are leading well, your staff has the confidence […]

Leadership | October 19, 2016

A Higher View

Work “on” the system, not “in” the system. The role of leader requires a certain way of thinking about everyday tasks. You may need to shift. Consider how you can […]

Leadership | September 15, 2016

Leaders Go First

In today’s unforgiving environment both seasoned leaders and those coming into new leadership roles need to hit the ground running, or at the very least, come up to speed quickly. […]

Leadership | April 10, 2015

Risky Leadership

TAKE A CHANCE. The riskiest idea may turn out to be the most innovative and transforming. In a culture that despises change, this is a paralyzing thought. True transformation seldom […]

Leadership | October 31, 2014

Lesson in Tragedy

Why Tragedy Will Reveal True Leadership Less than two hours ago SpaceShipTwo had a catastrophic failure resulting in the death of at least one of its two pilots. Though these […]

Leadership | March 11, 2014

Being Great

There are those times in life when you encounter greatness. It takes your breath away. It’s one of those things when everything comes together in perfect harmony and you find […]

Employment | March 12, 2013

Ogilvy

I am sure this has happened to you. You hear a name, and drawing deep into the haze of distant memory you ask yourself, “How is it that I know […]

Employment | September 18, 2012

Leadership by Example

Once again, I was asked to write a short for STAR News, a magazine for Law Enforcement Personnel. Here it is… Leading by example is nothing new. For thousands of […]