Leaders should take the time to connect, network, and meet other leaders. Mike Davidson said, “It’s all about people. It’s about networking and being nice to people and not burning any bridges.” You should take time to go within and outside of the office to connect and network with other leaders. When you are in […]
“The emotionally intelligent person is skilled in four areas: identifying emotions, using emotions, understanding emotions, and regulating emotions.” ~John Mayer
Legendary football coach Vince Lombardi said, “Winning is not a sometimes thing, it’s an all the time thing. You don’t win once in a while, you don’t do things right once in a while, you do them right all the time. Winning is a habit. Unfortunately, so is losing.” To produce the best results in […]
This is a guest post by Niraj Kumar. Niraj Kumar currently serves as Director of Business Engineering at Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Louisiana leading a team of Managers, Engineers and Analysts. Previously, Niraj led sales enablement initiatives at Rackspace, a cloud computing and IT hosting company. Prior to this role, he held various […]
Below is a collection of the best quotes about Loyalty. If you sign up to my email list I will send you a PDF copy of Success Quotes, Foundational Elements for Lasting Success and Characteristics and Qualities of a Great Leader: A Quote Book Full of Truth and Wisdom. All you need to do is […]
“High expectations are the key to everything.” ~Sam Walton
repost With the beginning of the year many people set New Year’s resolutions or have goals for the coming year. However, you will need to adapt and live by certain principles if you want to turn your dreams or goals into reality. The 6 principles below can help you to start and stick with whatever […]
Each year I compile a list of the top 10 most read posts for 2016. Thanks for all you who follow me and read my posts. Have a great new year. My Top 10 Most Read Posts of 2016 4 Benefits of Attending a Leadership Conference What Passion Does For Leaders Accountability vs. Responsibility? Maximizing […]
Every year I read or listen (audio books) to a handful of books. I believe all leaders should implement the method of reading books into their personal growth plan. Harry Truman said, “Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers.” The 2 main categories I focus my reading or listening time on include: […]
Life and Leadership Wisdom (new ebook)
Today is the release of my new book: Life and Leadership Wisdom! Here is a description of the book:
People have written hundreds of comments on my leadership blog over the years. The comments have been written by amazing people who have brought fresh ideas and insights, provided a wealth of knowledge and wisdom, and enhanced the topic at hand. The purpose of this short e-book is to connect you with those people and the life & leadership wisdom they shared in their comments. You will read comments about: leadership, spiritual principles & advice, thinking, creativity, attitude, success & failure, balanced living, strengths & weakness, influence, personal growth, and planning. The comments are primarily written by fellow bloggers, spiritual leaders, and business leaders.
Here is an infographic of the anatomy of an effective executive. Implementing the suggestions and pointers below can help you to become a better leader or manager.
Loyalty can be defined as, “giving or showing firm and constant support or allegiance to a person or institution.” Sadly, loyalty is uncommon in today’s work environment. There are acceptations but many people have conditions on their loyalty. Let me describe. A person might be loyal only if things are working smoothly and the way […]