Category: Leadership Development

The Blind Spot That Leaders Miss

This blind spot hurts….the leader initially had one problem on his hands, now he has two…. at least! Brian; you talk a lot about negativity. Yes! That’s because negativity is so widespread and so readily accepted. It is something that holds us back without us knowing it is holding us back. Negativity is an especially insidious and troublesome blind spot that…………………………….. view article


5 Mistakes New Managers Should Avoid

Congratulations! You’ve become a new manager! Finally you have earned the promotion you’ve been dreaming of. Team members will now take you seriously.Before your head swells too much, there’s something you should know. Something that management books and workshops gloss over or ignore altogether, there’s something that may temper your romanticism with management. Management is hard! Managers are successful only if they get results and they get those results through…………………… view article


A New Approach to Highly Effective Leadership

Have you noticed the wide range of effectiveness embodied by leaders within an organization? Some leaders seem to be highly effective by nature. They draw team members in, while other leaders create dissonance. Even though leaders may have attended the same leadership training, there are glaring differences in effectiveness. We need a new approach to…………………………………………. view article


Increase Your Value By 50%: Invest in Public Speaking

Value in the workplace is dependent on your speaking ability. Verbal communication is the sine qua non or key ingredient of workplace success. Leaders, managers and team members who concisely articulate their point or explain a process, position themselves as educated, top notch. It is a real skill to be able to deliver a message and not talk in circles. Speaking direct……. view article


Become A Better Reader

Reading is a linchpin skill. If you become a better reader you’ll not only improve, you will master your life! Books offer an opportunity to begin broad-spectrum, fundamental improvement in coveted privacy. Here’s how to begin…………………….. view article