Leaders Who Are “So Busy”: but busy at what?
“Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities…because it is the quality which guarantees all others.” – Winston Churchill The Roman historian Tacitus once said, “The desire for safety stands against every great and noble enterprise.” Today we might translate that to something like “always playing it safe makes it much harder to succeed.” […]
As a leader, you’ve probably encountered situations that can be frustrating. Perhaps your direct report did something wrong or you had too much on your plate. How did you deal with that situation? I was recently asked at a gathering of friends how I remained so positive. Did I have a secret daily ritual of […]
When was the last time you stopped to think? I mean think, really really think. When was the last time you turned off, completely off, all your gadgets, screens, and computer to just sit quietly in thought? If you’re like most people it’s probably been a long time, a very long time. Thinking, really thinking, […]