Leadership Quote: I Love Listening…

June 26, 2016

This month’s leadership quote: “I love listening. It’s one of the only spaces where you can be still, and moved, at the same time.” –Nayyirah Waheed Why Vistage Works Elisa K. Spain EKSpain

Is The Sky Blue?

June 19, 2016

In my work as a Vistage chair and leadership coach, I am constantly reminded that despite the fact that we are all the same species, with many characteristics in common, we truly do see the world differently. We expect this to be so, when we travel internationally or interact with people of differing ethnic, cultural … Read More

Are You Willing To Wait For Transformation?

June 12, 2016

Change is hard; it taxes the soul of both leaders and followers. And, for many of us leading change, I wonder if this frustration sometimes leads to giving up or giving in too soon? Two years ago I began a transformation process with one of the peer groups I lead. The change was disruptive. Some … Read More

How Do You Know When It Is Time To Go?

June 5, 2016

Whether you are a business owner, a professional manager, an advisor – or anyone who is engaged in an enterprise for an extended time – how do you know when it is time to go? “Nothing is forever”, the old saying goes, and yet sometimes, perhaps even frequently, we stay too long. We watch professional … Read More