Taking delight in the people you lead is a powerful, albeit seldom used, leadership tool. However, delight should be manifested only when three principles are put into play.
Where am I going and how do I get there? These are the two questions we most often ask in life when we find ourselves struggling with our lot-in-life. Take a look at this perspective that creates freedom and joy in the journey, your life, that leads you to the future you’re creating.
“We will never know how really good we are as leaders unless we are leading people to be better than they think they are.” “Poor performance is less harmful to a leader than mediocre performance disguised as good performance.” “Most leaders are striving to get the wrong results or the right results in the wrong […]
If you dream about having a different career, but don’t act on that dream, you may be operating under the assumption of a career myth. In this article, I expose 10 myths, sayings you’ve heard before that simply are not true. Let’s explore them.
Are you in the process of finding a new job? If you are, your main focus right now may be on submitting your resume to all open and available positions. This is important to do, but you also need to examine the next steps. One of those steps involves attending job interviews. As you likely […]
Have you ever felt stuck in your career? Employee stress and burn out can account for a lot of dissatisfaction in your life. After all, you are at work some 8 hours a day or more. That’s 1/3 of your day if you don’t count sleep. That’s a long time to be dissatisfied. If you […]
What do employers look for in potential employees?
Do you remember your parents asking you what you want to be when you grow up? By the time I was in the 10th grade, my mother started asking me that same question until I graduated. At that time I wasn’t 100% sure what career path I would take, but I had several ideas. Your […]
Dealing with failure in your career:
Life is full of surprises and some are good and some are not so good. It is all going to depend on the way that you think and what you do to make it positive. Failure is one problem that we all have to deal with at some time or another. There are going to be issues that we have to work at and deal with as we go. Failure is part of that learning lesson.