Who Says You’re a Good Leader?


It was the 90’s and this was my first supervisory position. I was tasked with leading 15 staff, serving 70+ clients for a 2 million+ services contract. I’d been a leader in college but this was the first leadership position of my professional life. Truth be told, in my previous job, I’d been caught sleeping […]

10 Things Great Leaders Don’t Need


You might just be starting in a leadership position or you may be fairly experienced. But, hopefully, it’s your intent to be a great leader. A leader must continue to grow in order to handle all of the changes that are constantly being thrown at them. The specific leadership tactics that worked last year might […]

How To Lead Powerfully Without Being The Leader


I read a really neat article this morning about relationships. While I write a lot about business relationships rather than personal or romantic, the article that I happened to be reading was about a man and woman. This couple was in a long distance relationship and the woman wrote in to an advice columnist asking […]

5 Great Tips To Improve Your Conversations


I’ve been writing about relationships recently and have heard from quite a few people who resonated with the thoughts. Relationships really are the backbone of not only business, but LIFE in general! While I endorse seeking relationships as rule DAILY, there are some things that you should know about relationships. First, how you communicate in […]

Why Connectors Rule The World

Getting Connected

I had several really neat meetings yesterday. As a matter of fact, I’ve had some pretty neat meetings over the course of the last week. The great thing about these meetings is that they were neither client meetings nor prospective client meetings. They were just meetings to hang out and get to know each other […]