5 Keys to Being a Successful Pattern Breaker

  "The most basic way to get someone's attention is this: Break a pattern." Chip Heath and Dan Heath If you are in leadership one of your foundational tools to gain and keep alignment is communication through words and actions. This is easily said and great communication takes a thoughtful…

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Learn to Grow

"You can teach a student a lesson for a day; but if you can teach her/him to learn by creating curiosity, (s)he will continue the learning process as long as (s)he lives." Clay P. Bedford Leaders understand the importance of ongoing growth and learning not only for themselves but equally…

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The Truth of Trust

"One must be fond of people and trust them if one is not to make a mess of life." E.M. Forster In leadership the word trust is used daily in assessment if one is a good leader or follower. And the word trust has many different meanings depending on the…

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The Best Dirt of Leadership

Leadership is the ability to work with and through others to reach a common vision or goal. These are easy words and the practice is hard work. Daily there are moments where there is misalignment or my way is the right way. Whenever you or others are at an impasse…

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Leadership is a Practice

Often people believe leadership is the ability to inspire others...and that is true, it is part of it. And there are many other key components of leadership which make it a lifelong practice. Here a few areas which provide the areas of practice: * Goal Alignment - Your objectives and…

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