The Value of a Handwritten Note

Do you remember the last handwritten note you received? Even more, do you remember the last handwritten note you sent? With our technologically enhanced communications, it is just so convenient to ...

Lead From the Front or Lead From the Middle?

Leading from the front or leading from the middle — where is the real power? Like day needs night, Romeo needs Juliet and bacon needs eggs, so do leaders need followers. However, these great ...

10 Phrases Confident Leaders Use

Communication is a key leadership skill. To lead others effectively, excellent communication is paramount. It not only delivers tasks but provides the motivation and confidence that teams and ...

The Power of Trust

Trust can be elusive. When someone is seen as being trustworthy, good things happen for that person and with that person. And the reverse can also be true; mistrust can form an invisible barrier to ...

How to Invest in People

No, this article is not about money. This article is about time. And people. And how your investment in them can bring great returns. When you take the time to invest in people, you invest in ...

Why Is Personal Accountability So Challenging?

We can easily meet our boss's deadlines. We can get to the airport with time to spare before our flight. We can submit the team report a day before it is due. And yet, many of us let the goals and ...

What—Me? Hire a Coach?

Performance coaching continues to grow in popularity. As businesses and organizations strive for the competitive edge, it makes sense to make sure that the people leading are at the top of their ...