What’s In the Mind of Good Leaders – Part II

“IQ and technical skills are important, but emotional intelligence is the sine qua non of leadership” – Daniel Goleman I read that more than 75% of leaders think they're doing a good job of engaging their people, yet nearly 9 out of ten employees say their leaders are doing a bad job engaging them. I also …

What’s In the Mind of Good Leaders – Part I

“This above all: to thine own self be true, And it must follow, as the night the day, Thou canst not then be false to any man” - Polonius   Do you ask yourself what goes on in the mind of good leaders? I’m in leadership since the 1980’s, and still, I’m intrigued by the makeup of …

Self Discipline and Consistency The Habits of Success

“Always bear in mind that your own resolution to success is more important than any other thing.” —Abraham Lincoln I’ve yet to read a single long-term success story that doesn’t have consistency and self-discipline attached to it. Consistency and self-discipline are the power twins behind successful people. John Maxwell says, "Success is a journey, not …

Successful People Owe Their Success to Others

Ask any number of people what they plan to accomplish this year and how they plan to top that next year, and you’re likely to hear about business goals and organizational changes, team building and so on. In many instances, you’ll find its full speed ahead, strike while the iron’s hot, no looking back, keep …