• Being A Leader Of The Future
    Great Leaders Serve - Jun 18
    Leaders are responsible for seeing the unseen – it’s at the core of our job description – vision. I believe this is the most critical of all our responsibilities. Yes, I understand leadership is more than vision.... Read »
    1 month ago
  • People Remember What You Say When You Paint A Picture
    HBR - Jun 16
    When leaders communicate a vision of their organization’s future, they tend to emphasize ideals and ideology — the importance of “success,” “stewardship,” or “sustainability.”  Leaders are likely to... Read »
    1 month ago
  • A Diverse Workforce Calls For Leadership Vision
    Forbes - May 4
    I’m on a stop over at London’s Heathrow, soon to be in Cork, Ireland, where I’m at the IT@Cork European Technology Summit, taking part in an interactive conference and a panel on gender diversity’s impact on... Read »
    2 months ago
  • How New Leaders Can Keep Their Nerve And Avoid...
    Forbes - Mar 20
    Countless books and articles have been written about what might be termed “the grander aspects” of leadership – the need to have a vision, the ability to decide on and execute a strategy, the importance of... Read »
    4 months ago
  • Daily Dose Of Vision
    Great Leaders Serve - Feb 25
    Vision leaks. This is one of many leadership lessons Bill Hybels has taught me over the years. Tragically, many leaders miss this elemental truth. I guess the mistake is explainable, but not excusable. The logic goes... Read »
    5 months ago
  • To Generate Successful Strategic Improvements, Start...
    Chief Executive - Jan 16
    I’ve seen many improvement efforts conduct a value stream map to review the current processes. Then comes a defensive discussion of people having to justify why they’ve been doing what they’re doing for years—and why... Read »
    6 months ago
  • How To Use Your Intuition To Succeed In Business
    Entrepreneur - Dec 15
    Steve Jobs called intuition “more powerful than intellect.” Albert Einstein called it the sacred gift. Some of the most important partnerships, products and theories are born from the instinctive feeling of... Read »
    7 months ago
  • The Power Of Being Your Best
    Lolly Daskal - Oct 21
    The most important aspect you can bring to your leadership is to strive to be your best. That means setting high expectations and standards and refusing to accept anything less. This same principle applies to you personally,... Read »
    9 months ago
  • What It Takes To Execute A Visionary Idea Successfully
    Inc - Sep 2
    There is no shortage of great ideas, only a shortage of visionaries who can actually make them happen. Most visionaries are simply not programmed to execute the how, but to gather the right people and inspire them to make it... Read »
    11 months ago
  • Richard Branson On Developing A Vision For Your...
    Entrepreneur - Apr 28
    When Virgin started expanding from the music business into other industries, the experts and our competitors advised us strongly against such moves, arguing that it was inevitable that we’d fail. Not only did we lack... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Keep Your Goals A Secret
    Lead Change Group - Jan 6
    Like most people this time of year, you have likely set some new goals for yourself, your team, or your organization. Read »
    1 year ago
  • The One Big Mistake Visionary CEOs Often Make
    Executive Street - Nov 15
    Visionary CEOs are constantly thinking of the next big thing. That’s great for innovation, but bad for employees who can’t figure out what to work on next. Read »
    1 year ago
  • Why Great CEOs Aren’t Always Great Leaders
    Switch & Shift - Oct 31
    Great CEOs are often people in a race to the future – they’re obsessed with defining the future because they can’t stomach the thought of reacting to a future created by their competitors. Read »
    1 year ago
  • Beware Of The Dark Side Of Success
    Inc - Oct 11
    Sure, you're successful now, but how do you create long-term success for your company? Avoid these red flags like the plague. Read »
    1 year ago
  • 8 Questions To Refocus Your Vision For Success
    Entrepreneur - Sep 19
    When you started your business, you knew what you wanted to do. But over time, things can get a little cloudy. Here's how to refocus your vision and achieve success. Read »
    1 year ago