Leadership Articles

How to Model Humility to Your Team

Darren Hardy said, “To change your reflection (what you do that you want your people to do), change your projection (the example you set).”  You

What It Means to Have No-Quit Grit

To succeed in any industry, you must keep moving. It’s how good leaders become great leaders.  “The key to success is holding in your conscious

How to Be More Optimistic

“Mojo” is that positive spirit toward what you are doing, and it’s a crucial mindset for leadership. “It starts on the inside,” shares Marshall Goldsmith,

14 Habits for Becoming More Creative

Rarely is the path to anything great a straight line devoid of any obstacles or hiccups. At some point along the journey, a curve ball

How to be a Flex-Leader

“Blessed are the flexible, for they will never be bent out of shape.” I saw this on a bumper sticker once and thought how true

How to Make Your Team Happier

Happy employees make for happy customers—and that leads to higher profits. As a leader, you can use your position to create a motivating environment and

Stretchin’ Like a Rubber Band

Are you comfortable? I don’t mean in the chair in which you are reading this blog. I mean, in life and in your job. The

Tilting Like a Pinball Machine?

In a recent trip to Portland, my son took me to a downtown vintage arcade that carried all the token-operated games from 80’s. There was

The 40 Books I Read in 2018 (part 1)

I hit my goal of reading 40 non-fiction leadership and personal growth books last year, and thought I’d share either the big thought or why