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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|

Emerging into the New

Let me describe to you an art that is going to be increasingly essential in our generation. It is an art of innovation, but it comes first from seeing our lives and work in a certain light. We hear often that someone has “reinvented themselves.” This happens when someone develops [read more]

2019-07-29T18:27:52-04:00July 31st, 2019|Leading Thoughts|

Transforming Teams

There is a single question I want you to ask of yourself regarding every person who works for you. If you do, it will make a massive difference in how you lead. Let me explain. There is no question that business is about offering services and creating products in pursuit [read more]

2019-07-08T12:11:33-04:00July 10th, 2019|Leading Thoughts|