Leaders need not eat at all! (No Apologies to Simon Sinek)

Leadership communication skills include what, how and when to eat. Resolved: In the following year, I’ll reduce my consumption of sugar-coated leadership books, blogs, and articles by 50%Greatest Leadership Secrets Here!(really?) Not 100% because we all need some sugary hope! Leadership sugar comes in several flavors. Before consuming ask yourself:Is this piece click bait? A fad? A […]

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Leadership Training Mostly Fails — Why?

Foundations of pragmatic leadership Harvard Business Review gets grumpy about wasted training expenses for leadership development. Should we be surprised? Not so much! Having experienced the challenge from both sides (as many readers will have done), we can appreciate that “leadership” is a very diverse and challenging group of behaviors! I want to share a recent training concept that […]

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Seriously! Are you ready to start leading?

​Seriously, are You ​Ready to ​Start Leading?​Compare Bungy jumping with leadership? ​Yeah, most people take the jump a lot more seriously. Understandable. On the other​ hand, we often deliver weak leadership for years and pretend there’s not crash coming. But when a disruption occurs, weak leaders get washed out. Directions for bungy jumping:  1) find a good […]

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