Three Most Important Things

Three Most Important Things

When I work with leaders on their Priority 1–2-3, A‐B‐C List, a frequent question usually is:  How do I decide what the three most important things are?  It’s a good question, because your Priority List is not a typical To‐Do list. There’s an important... Read more
That Vision Thing

That Vision Thing

Most executives I know are skilled at the ‘we’ vision – that which inspires an organization, major donors or investors, and stakeholders. They’ve helped create it, they live and breathe it, and are truly accomplished at galvanizing others around that ‘we’ vision. In... Read more
Get The Most Out of Your Coaching Sessions

Get The Most Out of Your Coaching Sessions

After years of coaching both nonprofit and for‐profit leaders, I’ve witnessed what successful individuals do to get the most out of working with a coach. Perhaps the most important element to your success is the attitude you bring. Coaching is an investment in... Read more
My Favorite Leadership Reads

My Favorite Leadership Reads

I love books and often fall asleep reading one.  This winter I’ve had the chance to catch up on some of my leadership reading and want to share some of my favorites with you.  They are in no particular order.  While no one book is going to transform... Read more
Five Ideas for Your Stop Doing List

Five Ideas for Your Stop Doing List

There are choices we make every day as leaders which may seem unrelated to our effectiveness — yet they impact the way we and others experience our leadership dramatically. Leadership takes a great deal of doing. It also takes the right amount of stop doing. Here... Read more
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