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Finding Joy In The Trials of Leadership

Published on September 30, 2019 9:12 am Written by

Being a female leader can be one of the most rewarding experiences any of us ever have. It can also be one of the most stressful, and at times, one of the most draining. It isn’t meant to be easy, but being women in business can be made easier through a variety of tips, strategies, […]

Opportunities in Disguise #160

Published on September 27, 2019 Written by

Opportunities in Disguise #160 When your core values align with your employees, clients, partners, and vendors, you can make mistakes. When trust is high, and you’ve delivered on what you said time after time, you can make mistakes. When you go the extra mile, especially when it’s not required or expected, you can make mistakes. […]

10 Reasons to Get Over It #159

Published on September 26, 2019 Written by

10 Reasons to Get Over It #159 The biggest opportunity to build trust is when there’s a break or absence of trust. What? It’s true. When there’s a break, disagreement, or conflict of any sort, we all cringe. No one looks forward to conflict, healthy or not. And yet, it’s the single greatest opportunity to […]

Sometimes #158

Published on September 25, 2019 Written by

Sometimes #158 Patience. I don’t have a lot of it, though my Mom always said I did. And I’d laugh. Sometimes, if you wait, things settle in and handle themselves. Often I’m not patient enough to allow that kind of magic to happen, but when I do and it works, it appears as a miracle. […]

Kindness Multiplies #157

Published on September 24, 2019 Written by

Kindness Multiplies #157 Have you ever had one of “those” days? You know the kind; it’s grey outside, perhaps rainy, and it feels the same inside your mind and body. When you’re having one of “those” days, a note from a friend can change the experience you’re having dramatically. I’m grateful to have had this […]

A Worthy Checklist #156

Published on September 23, 2019 Written by

A Worthy Checklist #156 Thank you to Michael Allosso for a wake-up call in the form of a checklist from his You On Your Best Day workshop. I was coursing through documents and revisited this one again today. It is worthy of my attention and something I’ve chosen to post in my office as a […]

Will You Risk? #155 

Published on September 20, 2019 Written by

Will You Risk? #155  Complacency. It’s something that happens when you begin to accept the results you have as all that is possible. It’s the benchmark of mediocrity and the crusher of dreams.  Many teams become complacent with scorecard numbers and rocks over time. They begin to see the red numbers or hear the words “off […]

Either Way, You’ll Be Right #154 

Published on September 19, 2019 Written by

Either Way, You’ll Be Right #154  Abundance. It’s easy to forget there’s more than enough of everything when you focus on what you don’t have.   I see it every day with teams as we check in quarterly regarding their goals for the year. For those measuring on a calendar year, it often happens around June or […]

Two Hacks to Move Past Faulty Thinking #153 

Published on September 18, 2019 Written by

Two Hacks to Move Past Faulty Thinking #153  Have you ever talked yourself out of something due to the thought of the work associated with doing it? Think of deadlines, new projects, behavioral changes, or physical activity like working out.  Your brain can rationalize away every benefit of beginning or doing the task before you even […]

Don’t Waste Your Money or Your Time #152 

Published on September 17, 2019 Written by

Don’t Waste Your Money or Your Time #152  Today was refreshing. During a meeting with a new client, one of the team members stated to the rest of the leadership team, “I don’t want to do this if we’re going to treat it like a program. It’s a lifestyle change, and we’re either in and doing […]