April 25, 2018

Harvard Business Review: How to Manage an Insecure Employee

Your team has a bunch of personalities. Some are strong-willed go-getters, some are new and are unsure of themselves. Some may be regularly insecure. This article […]
April 24, 2018

These 8 Questions You are Asking are Really about Organizational Alignment

Good leaders, real leaders ask themselves tough questions about the state of their organizations. When they see something not going quite right, or if it’s going […]
April 24, 2018

Take these 3 Steps to Revive your Strategic Plan

You have a strategic plan. Does it sit in many drawers in offices? Does it not have the traction you thought it would when you led […]
April 6, 2018

7 Ways Leaders can Build Personal Accountability in Their Employees – and What to Do About It

Have you written off an employee as unmotivated? Did you decide you were going to pay less attention to that person because you didn’t see it […]
April 5, 2018

Quartz: GM’s Current CEO Changed their Dress Code to 2 Words in 2009

When current General Motors CEO Mary Barra was VP of HR in 2009, one of her first decisions was to change the dress code from 12 […]
April 3, 2018

3 Ways Organizational Misalignment Causes Your Initiatives to Fail and How You Can Fix It

You’ve put a lot of time, effort and resources towards a key initiative for your organization. You may have spent a lot of political capital to […]
April 2, 2018

3 Key Ways March Madness Teams Teach Us About Our Own Organization

This year’s NCAA Men’s Basketball tournament has been filled with a lot of surprises and great stories. One of the main themes from the last few […]
March 28, 2018

4 Things to Consider when a Leader Leaves your District

Personnel changes within district leadership bring its fair share of anxiety, but also a lot of opportunity. When people leave a district, there are changes in […]
March 14, 2018

4 Ways the Eventual NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Champion Show the Most Alignment – and How that Applies to You.

March is here. St. Patrick’s Day, the beginning of Spring and the NCAA men’s basketball tournament. One of the reasons we enjoy the tournament is because […]