Introverts vs. Extroverts: Who Makes a Better Leader? What No One Tells You About Being an Introvert!

A SECRET WELL HIDDEN When I get the courage to tell people that I am introverted, the comment is usually met with a hearty laugh followed by..."Common...there is nothing about you that is introverted." Little do they know that it is simply NOT true.…

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High Functioning Anxiety

High Functioning Anxiety: The Signs, Symptoms, and How You Can Help!

Photo by rawpixel.com on Unsplash The Face of High Functioning Anxiety--It isn't what you'd expect. Meet Jane I have been working with a particular client for some time; I will call her Jane. Jane is an amazing woman. This leader is well liked in…

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The Strong and Silent Type –Three Steps for Dramatic Leadership Impact

Photo by John Price on Unsplash Inventor and artist Leonardo da Vinci said, “Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence.” Be the Strong, Silent Type for Dramatic Leadership  Silence is a powerful secret weapon for great leaders. Honing your…

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Three Times the Win with a Thank You

Photo by Aaron Burden on Unsplash The "Thank You" Gets a Big Win As a leader, you play all out for your organization. Here’s a simple and incredibly effective way to ensure that others will do the same. Along the way it will put a smile on your face…

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Volunteer leader

Volunteer Leadership — A Horse of a Different Color

Photo by Mitchell Hollander on Unsplash Find Yourself Running a Volunteer Organization? Do These Three Things The first time I retired, I reveled in the freedom of having successfully grown a start-up from pre-revenue to profitability. I felt…

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The Real You is a Great Leader…Honest!

Photo by Paul Bence on Unsplash Be an Honest Leader What would your organization be like if everyone were more personally engaged? How would the atmosphere in the office change? Would there be more laughter? What impact would that have on customer…

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In the Trenches

Get Into the Trenches to Build Loyal Leaders

Photo by Rodion Kutsaev on Unsplash Get in There and Build Loyal Leaders "A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way." -- John C. Maxwell My first corporate experience was at Hewlett-Packard many years ago, where my bosses,…

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Creatively Develop Your High Potential Talent for a Strong ROI

Photo by Tim Gouw on Unsplash Creatively Develop Your Top Talent The competitive playing field is often level -- except for your human capital. Treat it as your most precious resource and your investment will multiply far beyond your dreams. Take…

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Step Away From the Spotlight and Be a Great Leader

Photo by william iven on Unsplash The Spotlight Could be Stealing Your Leadership Ability "It is better to lead from behind and to put others in front, especially when you celebrate victory when nice things occur. You take the front line when there…

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Think, Feel, and Act Like an Entrepreneur: The 7 Must-Have Mindsets for Success

Photo credit: William Iven, Unsplash.com Earlier this year, my entrepreneurial journey began. I was excited by all the possibilities that I had envisioned for my business idea. I was forewarned of the many challenges and roadblocks that will come…

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