Leadership Quote: Tell Me And I'll Forget…

May 25, 2014 at 5:00 am

This month’s leadership quote: “Tell me and I’ll forget; show me and I may remember; involve me and I’ll understand.“ -Chinese Proverb We are often reminded that the key to successful leadership is successful delegation. And yet, many of us struggle with making delegation stick. I hear responses, like It takes […]

Hold The Advice…

May 18, 2014 at 5:00 am

When we discover something new, or see someone we know in pain, or struggling with a problem, we want to help, to solve the problem. And off we go, giving advice. And, more often than not, that advice is received with resistance. “How can that be?”, we ask, “I genuinely […]

Here's To The Crazy Ones…

May 11, 2014 at 5:00 am

As my regular readers know, I collect quotes, share them here and on my website. Typically I publish one quote a month, but this month you get a bonus quote. The last few weeks I have been on the theme about leading change. The quote below from Steve Jobs is a […]

The Other Side Of Change

May 4, 2014 at 5:00 am

  As leaders, we are frequently driving change. Lots has been written on how to do it effectively. Two weeks ago, I published a blog about the challenges and opportunities associated with changing, or bending an organization’s culture. And, while change can be good for an organization, tinkering sometimes may not. […]