Leadership Quote: Becoming A Leader, Becoming Yourself….

October 27, 2013

This month’s leadership quote: “Becoming a leader is synonymous with becoming yourself. It is precisely that simple and it is also that difficult.” -Warren Bennis The challenge of course is gaining this self-awareness. Identifying our genius Learning how we show up to others and the impact we have Learning when to lead from the front … Read More

Vistage Confidence Index: CEO Optimism Grows In Q3 2013

October 20, 2013

The quarterly Vistage Confidence Index is now available. CEOs held more optimistic expectations for gains by their own firms in the Q3 2013 Vistage CEO Confidence Index, even though they held less favorable views about the overall economic environment. The Vistage CEO Confidence Index was 97.8 in the 3rd quarter 2013 survey, just above the 96.7 in … Read More

Stay The Course…

October 13, 2013

Stay the course…. How often have we heard this phrase, and at same time, how often do we react to what is happening in the moment and as a result lose sight of where we were heading? Most of us want to be flexible and responsive to our constituencies be they employees, customers, shareholders, family … Read More

Trust Your Gut For The No…

October 6, 2013

Often when we are buyers, we find someone or something we like and then work to find data (experience, accomplishments, etc.) to convince ourselves why this person or this product is something we should buy. When it comes to interviewing for key candidates, Vistage speakers, Barry Deutsch and Brad Remillard, recommend we take a more structured … Read More