Leadership as it should be

Being a leader is a huge responsibility – not only do you need to look after yourself, but you are also responsible for taking care of those in your charge. Being able to use that responsibility, and privilege, can be tiring and draining. But it can also immensely rewarding. And this example from Starbucks proves…

teamsteps, align your team

Keep your team aligned, on task and up to date with teamsteps by capturing the key weekly activities and priorities for your team

This is how I will lead with intention in 2017

At the start of 2017, Leadfully from the talented bunch at SYPartners challenged their followers to chart a better course — or even a new one. They asked us to look back at 2016 and consider: What did you do well as a leader? What could you have done better? Then they asked us to look ahead…

Closing the feedback loop – showing the impact

Feedback. Why do it? Nobody listens, it makes no difference, and it’s a waste of everyone’s time. Well, I’m on a crusade to stop that. Read about how I’m closing the feedback loop on my latest project.

Unlocking my best self to leadfully

Recently I’ve signed to start using the new toy, sorry, tool from SYPartners – Leadfully. Leadfully provides a system of tips, tools, and everyday actions you can use to activate your authentic leadership style.   As part of the daily challenges, thoughts & inspiration that they send out via e-mail, they sent a challenge to…

No New Years resolutions found

Its that time of the year where people are starting to make their New Years resolutions. What are New Years resolutions I hear yin ask? Well, here’s a definition:  New Year’s resolution is a tradition, most common in the Western Hemisphere but also found in the Eastern Hemisphere, in which a person makes a promise…

Book 4 – Superteams by Khoi Tu

This is the fourth book in my countdown of my top 5 books around leadership, personal development, and self discovery. — What’s the book about? “In Superteams, renowned teamwork specialist Khoi Tu explains how to make sure your team delivers consistently superior results and emerges stronger from the inevitable crises you will face. What do the…

Quote – Reese Witherspoon 

      What would happen if we were all brave enough to be a little bit more ambitious?  I think the world would change. – Reese Witherspoon  Created by iammichaelwatts.com using Notegraphy