6 Key Behaviors and Traits That Define Strong Executive Presence

You may have heard the term “executive presence” before, but what exactly does it mean? Few people can take command of a room when they walk in. But the people…

4 ways to connect, influence and lead better

“Connecting is the ability to identify with people and relate to them in a way that increases your influence with them.” – John C. Maxwell This article was originally published…

How are you sleeping?

It’s Sunday night as I’m writing this. Truthfully, it’s closer to Monday morning than Sunday night at this point. This, friends, is when most of the posts here are written.…

Taking the tough stand

There is a trope that is used in storytelling about the leader who has to make the tough call. The one that means that he or she will die or…

Be they ever so humble, is that what makes a good leader?

John Dame and Jeffrey Gedmin published in the Harvard Business Review what they feel are the Six Principles for Developing Humility as a Leader which begs the question: Does a…