From Conflict to Community: 5 Leadership Principles

leadership development, effective communication, leadership coaching

“Get ready for a fight!”  At least that’s what my lower brain was suggesting. I could feel the adrenaline rush. Another “stupid idea” had surfaced and it was time to pounce on it before somebody got hurt. Namely me. But the words that followed from my boss at the time changed everything. He said something like “I realize this is […]

Why Superheroes Can Make Lousy Leaders

Culture, leadership development, organizations, teams, business building

I heard a new rendition of an old joke recently. An ultra high paid professional athlete is on a flight without his seatbelt fastened when the flight attendant walks up and reminds him the captain has not yet turned off the seatbelt sign. True to his overconfident self, the athlete retorts, “I’m Superman, and Superman […]