Category Archives: Mentoring

Leading new leaders

The Success Cycle

#NewReality, #NewNormal, #QuarantineLife #BusinessAsUnusal . . . or NOT; Hunger is still the key driving quality behind the cycle of success. We’re not defined by our present set of circumstances, we’re defined by how we respond. Inc. Magazine Top Leadership … Continue reading

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Reacting from your Comfort Zone

In thinking about a recent post by Seth Godin (What Brings out the Best in You?), I began to track “automatic responses” – which are hair-trigger reactions that originate within the pit of my comfort zone: Example: I call the … Continue reading

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What brings out the best in you?

by Seth Godin What brings out the worst? One more question: Is it possible to adjust your life so that you show up more often in situations that bring out the best? Can you have an agenda, a rider or … Continue reading

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Improvised Discipline

I’m a fan of #Jazz music (real Jazz: Mingus, Monk, Coltrane, Nelson), especially the area of #improvisation; playing AROUND the main melody (e.g. Miles Davis’ ‘Someday My Prince Will Come’). And . . . it occurs to me that that’s … Continue reading

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47 Strategies for Dealing with Gut-Wrenching Downturns

Unprecedented times. We’ve seen nothing like this before. The last time things felt out of control was the Great Recession. Tom wrote a list of 46 strategies for leaders at that time which continues to inspire. As you give these … Continue reading

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Strange Times Require Strong Leadership

Strange times call out for strong #leaders & #leadership. We’ve obviously entered a new #normal, which is changing by the minute. The good news? We’re in this together; literally world-wide. What’s your response? Huddle together or let technology extend your … Continue reading

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Stay Calm & Change Your Horizon

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