When you’re a leader — no matter how long you’ve been in your role or how hard the journey was to get there — you are merely overhead unless … Continue Reading How Humble Leadership Really Works
High EQ leaders don’t lose their cool. They don’t swallow emotions. Learn about the behaviors to avoid as you build emotional intelligence You’ve read the books, you’ve taken the tests, and … Continue Reading 10 things leaders with emotional intelligence never do
Asking staff about the qualities of a good leader is a surefire way to get them talking. Most would agree that having vision, people skills and integrity are important. … Continue Reading Can being too intelligent make you a less effective leader?
Entrepreneurs and small-business owners rarely clock in and out during regular business hours. They work weekends, take late shifts and do whatever it takes to get (and keep) their … Continue Reading How the Strongest Business Leaders Do Twice as Much in Half the Time
Whitney Johnson If you watched the Super Bowl a few months ago, you probably saw the coaches talking to each other over headsets during the game. What you didn’t know is … Continue Reading Why Talented People Don’t Use Their Strengths
Melissa Daimler “We have a great culture.” We have all heard it. We have all said it. But what does that mean? Ping-Pong tables, free meals, and beer on … Continue Reading Why Great Employees Leave “Great Cultures”
By Tony Schwartz The problems we’re facing often seem as complex as they do intractable. And as Albert Einstein is often quoted as saying, “We cannot solve our problems … Continue Reading What It Takes to Think Deeply About Complex Problems
Daniel Goleman A primary task of leadership is to direct attention. To do so, leaders must learn to focus their own attention. When we speak about being … Continue Reading The Focused Leader