Category Archives: Leadership

How to Deliver Feedback with Impact

Getting feedback can be tough. Giving it effectively can be even tougher. Instead of saying what we mean with compassion, as feedback givers we often say nothing at all or short change the message, leaving the receiver bewildered. And we all know bewilderment is not much of a motivator. As leaders you are undoubtedly working […]

Do Your Words and Actions Align?

Actions speak louder than words. We are often asked to consider this maxim when what we are DOING is not in line with what we are SAYING. It’s true, your behavior can support or completely undermine the message that your words are conveying. In fact, the tone in which you say something or the vibe […]

Reflections on leadership, revealed through Hurricane Harvey

How you lead in your personal life matters. You are not two separate beings – one “work being,” consciously channeling all of the leadership skills you’ve been taught; the other, your “home being,” where conscious leadership stays in your briefcase to be brought out each Monday morning. I am particularly struck by the absence of […]