A Great Leader is like a Fine Wine

A Great Leader is like a Fine Wine

This is not just a metaphor. There are some noteworthy similarities between the challenges of the winemaker and the leadership development experience. I’ve gleaned this amazing knowledge from my copy of The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Wine. Take a look. To...
Dangerous Conversations

Dangerous Conversations

I remember the end of my first year in a high-stakes sales role. I blew my goal out of the water…and I told my whole family at Thanksgiving how happy I was in my new job. The following week, my boss sat me down to review the year. “I’m concerned,” he said. “You hit...
Timeless Truth on the Art of Leadership

Timeless Truth on the Art of Leadership

The Ancient Art of Leadership 8 attitudes that will transform your influence. Have you heard that saying, “There’s nothing new under the sun?” I just finished a series of blogs talking about some ancient wisdom from the best leader of all time. You...
How do I maximize the value of my human assets?

How do I maximize the value of my human assets?

I sat next to a turnaround CEO in a workshop over the weekend for #4word women at C-level. She told me about her unique approach with one turnaround job – how the investor was astounded that she didn’t use the usual slash and burn tactic that makes...