Leadership Resources

Nothing of consequence is ever accomplished without some form of leadership.  Leaders are the change agents of society. They architect the future by challenging the status quo and striving to make things better.  They lean into big problems and seize large opportunities.  They create opportunities for others to find meaning through doing good work.  I have been fortunate to work closely with hundreds of leaders through the years and this category is inspired by this experience.

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  The struggle is part of the journey.  I’ve always been a fan of the John Adams quote, “People and nations are forged in the fires of adversity.”  Collectively and individually, we…
I am regularly surprised by the lack of conversational courage in professional circles these days. Not every conversation ends up with a great outcome. Sometimes you must deliver disappointing information. You may…
Making the leap from entrepreneur to CEO isn’t always an easy journey.  I’ve seen many people struggle with this transition.  The ability to lead is not something you are born with; it…

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  Introduction: “Why should anyone really want to be a leader?… First, a leader can create the type of change or results that will improve the lives of others. Second, a leader…
  Chapter 1: Napoleon Bonaparte “Napoleon recognized that the best way to inspire his people was through two means: imbuing people with the belief that they were fighting for honor and ideology,…
  Chapter 1: The ONE Thing “What’s the ONE Thing you can do this week such that by doing it everything else would be easier or unnecessary?” “Where I’d had huge success,…

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