Your Current Transition

Besides being pretty darn good at getting people unstuck, I also focus on your transitions and help you build a stronger “next” for yourself.  So let’s explore that a bit.   You are in a transition of some sort right now, right? Yes. Right, so is the transition you’re in related to your career, relationships (intimate or social), finances, health, …

The Only Way

Every so often, words of wisdom echo through my head.  Sometimes the words make me cringe and sometimes they seem to inspire.   What’s great is that the words that didn’t really land for me back then seem to be more meaningful now.  I’m reflecting on the words of my dissertation chair, when I was first working on my doctorate …

Two Sexy Secrets

People who work with me are pretty high achievers.  They’ve got a lot of outward success that they can point to.  What’s funny (odd, not humorous) is that they’re still in the struggle. Most people look at others who are successful and think that “they’ve made it.”  While those viewed as truly successful look at themselves and wonder how to …

Doing Nothing Very Well

The 80-year-old Japanese master softly utters these words:   It looks like I’m doing nothing, but I’m doing it very well.   He smiles wryly and we all get it.  Leadership takes so many forms.   He’s amazing and if you’ve ever been in the presence of a true master of his or her environment, you’re spellbound.  They demonstrate their …

It Really IS Simple!

As a leader, you’ve got goals for your company, division, unit, department, family, and self.   You have a pretty good idea about what you want to accomplish this year. You know what you have to do. It’s Simple.   To avoid failure just after this first quarter (yep, the hiccups that happen in March), you MUST recognize this one …