Do More with Less

There is a common theme that we are hearing from leaders as we begin 2023. “Do more with less.” Both certainty and uncertainty about the

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What Leaders Do when Times are Scary

This morning, I received two emails at the same time – around 6:30 am. One was from Ed Bastion, CEO of Delta Airlines. The second…

The #1 Trait a Leader Needs in Order to Grow

How do you evaluate the people you work with — team members, bosses, even clients? I love Patrick Lencioni’s simple 3-part test in his book,…

Year-End Reflection & Preparation

Happy New Year! As one year closes and another opens before our eyes, it’s the perfect opportunity to take some time for reflection and preparation. I…

Leaders with Too Many Assumptions

Good Thursday morning! Welcome to summer. I hope you have plans to take a break and downshift between now and Labor Day (87 days away).…

Three Lessons from Ranger School

Good Thursday morning! I have missed writing to you. My time has been devoted to a number of other areas . . . on top of…

Two Questions about Your Leadership

Good morning! I hope you enjoyed the holidays and are off to a strong start in 2019. Two items this morning – one a challenge…

This is Who I am, This is Who we Are!

Good morning! Today’s post is dedicated to a group of leaders who will continue leading the same way next week as they did last week,…

Political Leadership Role Models. . .Not!

Good morning. The recent events in Washington compel me to break from my usual avoidance on discussing politics in these notes to you about leading well.…