Why Leaders Read Fiction

If you’ve been with me in these Leading Thoughts for a while, then you know I focus on the “soft” factors of leadership. I believe the more technical factors are important, of course, but you have degrees, consultants, and professional organizations to help you with those. I want to help [read more]

2019-09-26T09:50:19-04:00September 25th, 2019|Leading Thoughts|

Summer’s End Q&A

This is the last Leading Thoughts of August 2019. Next week we step into “emotional fall.” I know the astronomists tell us that fall doesn’t start for a while yet, but our kids and grandkids are off to school, football teams of every type are practicing, temperatures are starting to [read more]

2019-08-27T15:45:20-04:00August 28th, 2019|Leading Thoughts|

Managing Phone Interference

In these Leading Thoughts, I usually talk about big broad themes of leadership and the care of a leader’s soul. Sometimes, though, the matters I find hindering leaders are so practical and personal that they are almost embarrassing to bring up. Still, if mentioning them will help you, I’ll do [read more]

2019-08-20T10:10:54-04:00August 21st, 2019|Leading Thoughts|