Praise for the (Extra) Ordinary Leader

Not obsessed with standing out Or moving up, Committed to the daily work And showing up.   Setting the example In action and words, He only asks of me What he expects of himself.   Answering my questions With a patient smile, She’s there for me When I feel uncertain.   Navigating the mysteries Of Continue reading Praise for the (Extra) Ordinary Leader

The Energy of Encouragement

Leaders don’t just ask people to do things. Or tell them to do things. They help people believe they can do bigger things. And better things. en·cour·age to inspire (someone) with the courage or confidence (to do something): to stimulate (something or someone to do something) by approval or help; support Encouragement is a form of energy. It opens the Continue reading The Energy of Encouragement

Why Do You Lead? 4 Reasons You Should Explore this Question

When was the last time you asked yourself the question, “Why do I lead?” Notice the question is not how you lead or what you lead but WHY you lead. What is the ultimate outcome or purpose that drives you to carry on despite the many challenges that accompany leadership? If you don’t know the answer to Continue reading Why Do You Lead? 4 Reasons You Should Explore this Question