Tag: Team

Employment | January 1, 2018

The Power of Team: The Tuskegee Airmen

In 1944 the Walterboro Army Air Field became an advanced combat training base for fighter pilots. These fighters were primarily the African-American trainees graduating from the Tuskegee Army Air Field […]

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. […]

Employment | May 23, 2016

Driving Solutions

Pulling a group of diverse individuals is hard enough. Driving them to overcome obstacles is all the more difficult. However, it’s imperative. You need to tap the creative thinking that […]

Leadership | April 30, 2016

Trickle to a Force

Come with me, high up into the Andes of Arequipa Peru. Allow me to lead you to this specific spot, covered in snow, near a small trickle of water, marked […]

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 | May 11, 2014

Modeling Accountability

As a leader, you have an obligation to model personal responsibility. I love the old phrase: Your talk talks and your walk talks, but your walk talks better than your […]