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Win the Fourth Quarter

It’s mid-September and time to think about how to win the fourth quarter. It’s been an interesting year for many businesses as we continue to deal with the pandemic, supply chain problems, and inflation fears. And while we can’t change anything about the last nine...

Creating a Clear Vision: Why it Matters

One of the most important roles of a leader is creating a clear vision for the business.  It can be challenging to create a strong vision, but it's worth the time and effort. A company's vision should include things like revenue, team size, expense, number of...

The Power of Leadership Self Awareness

I have a confession to make. Early in my leadership career, I didn't have a lot of self awareness. Decision-making was a big struggle for me. The ideas weren't lacking, landing on one and sticking with it though? That was a big challenge. The Innovator Curse? For...

Ready to Lead

Are you ready to lead? It’s a great question and one I began to ponder after watching the recent season of Star Trek: Discovery. In the episode, Captain Saru hands over command to Ensign Tilley. She doesn’t believe she’s ready to lead, and he tells her, “Part of...

Leadership Confidence – A Journey

This is an excerpt from an introduction I made for myself to a new business community. Posted here to help all better understand what I do and why I do it. Hi, my name is Craig P. Anderson. I’m a Leadership Confidence Coach helping accidental leaders become confident...

Leadership Is Lonely

We expect leaders to be strong, decisive, and resilient. We don't expect that leadership is lonely. But, it can be. Leaders have the pressure of an entire company on their shoulders. And they carry that weight all by themselves, knowing that despite all the...