End Leadership Overwhelm

I talk with a lot of business owners and CEOs. And like their teams, they’re tired. And they want to end leadership overwhelm. Whether it is from COVID, a changing economy, hiring and retention struggles, or a combination of all three, 2021 has been a long year.  If...

Leadership Mindset

A leadership mindset is crucial for professional and business success. Far too often, I see leaders promoted into roles because of individual contributions, connections, or just the ability to interview well. Over the last few weeks, I’ve touched on important...

Leadership Courage

Leadership Courage is not something we talk about right now. Transparency and empathy seem to fill blogs and articles right now. And those are good things, but they are not the only thing. Recently, I’ve seen leaders in my circle take courageous actions to move...

Leadership Curiosity

Leadership curiosity is one of the most crucial leadership traits. Our job as leaders isn’t only to make decisions; it is to ask questions. And who do we ask these questions of you might ask. Just about everyone. Effective curiosity drives leaders to ask questions of...

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...

Three Crucial CEO Responsibilities

Being the CEO of a company is not easy. You must take on many responsibilities to be successful, and it can be difficult for some people. However, every CEO has three core responsibilities: setting the vision, clearing the path for employees to get things done, and...