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Complexity and Your Role as a Leader

Complexity and Your Role as a Leader

My inspiration today is to discuss complexity in organizations and your role as a leader in NOT creating more complexity that will most likely lead to complications. But first let’s start on a slippery road by defining complex vs complicated. There are a gazillion...

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Having a Difficult Conversation

Having a Difficult Conversation

I decided to talk about one of my favorite subjects again because this is what I do most with my clients. Why? Because that is a huge struggle. Would you believe it? I do because I see it every week. To help you out, I’ve put together a free document structured like a...

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5 Passive Aggressive Behaviors

5 Passive Aggressive Behaviors

What is Passive Aggressive Behavior Anyway? Silent treatment but just for you! It is the person who tells you that they are fine but turns around and starts ignoring you. They speak to everyone except you, they laugh and seem to have fun except when you’re speaking...

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8 Things That Can Make You an Inspiring Leader

8 Things That Can Make You an Inspiring Leader

My inspiration today to write this blog post is Ben Zander. If you don’t know Ben Zander, he’s a well known and talented orchestra conductor. He is also a speaker on leadership and creativity. Zander’s conception of leadership is about creating possibilities. He...

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Let’s Talk about Contribution

Let’s Talk about Contribution

Today is Martin Luther King Jr Day. Let’s have a conversation about contribution. Let us be humbled by Dr. King’s immense contribution to equality. A contribution that stretches far past his own lifetime. Today is a day to let ourselves be inspired by Martin Luther...

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Incivility at Work: What’s That?

Incivility at Work: What’s That?

photo: street art Lisbon, Portugal from my recent trip Hey There, I hope everyone got some amazing rest and fun over the holiday season. I did my best to rest and I had fun too at times. I have to admit, I’m not easily able to have fun. I think I’m an over-alert and...

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Leadership as a Lifestyle

What if leadership was a lifestyle? I went to sleep last night with this inspiration in mind. It came from all those Instagram feeds that are so successful and that are lifestyle oriented. I like them too. For me, leadership is a lifestyle. It’s a way of being at all...

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Be the Inspirational Leader You Wish to Be

Be the Inspirational Leader You Wish to Be

Yes, you can be inspirational. Are you treating yourself as a machine: Reading and responding to emails Running around from one meeting to another Being there for your team Supporting your boss Helping your colleagues ...and then when the day is over, rush to the...

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