Beware of people who have style but lack substance… In life we often come across overly charming people, who always know what to say and how to say it. I am always a bit skeptical when an individual has too much polish. We all know the type, those candidates who interview extremely well but disappoint later. […]
I chair two CEO/Business Owner peer groups for Vistage International. It is a great work that I truly find rewarding on many levels. One of the many benefits of this experience is listening to many subject matter expert speakers and having a vast pool of knowledgeable colleagues to tap into. A few stand out from this exceptional crowd including the speaker we had yesterday – Pat Murray. I have a learned a great deal from him about leadership and group dynamics. When you are in the presence of an expert, make sure you listen to him/her.