Leadership Ecosystem and Trust

Leadership Ecosystem and Trust

Years ago, my son, a new age-worthy boy scout, asked me about a topic he’s heard before, and was mentioned more often in his new scout unit. He asked: What is leadership? I often share variations of the answer I gave him years ago, and to be honest, I don’t recall the...
#1 Barrier to Leadership – Not Listening

#1 Barrier to Leadership – Not Listening

In a previous article, I introduced an upcoming article series titled the Top 10 Barriers to Leadership. This first installment is about Listening Strategies. Through minimizing and/or eliminating the most common barriers to leadership we can easily accelerate the...
Kids, Leadership, and a Community Experience

Kids, Leadership, and a Community Experience

On December 12, 2012, ten middle school leadership students and I assisted in a community service event to help those in need over the holidays. The community event was Operation Holiday, which is sponsored by Inter Faith Ministries, a local non-profit organization....
6 Critical Skills of Leadership

6 Critical Skills of Leadership

Thinking about leadership, I will put my hand up and admit that it took me a number of years after I became a manager to understand the difference between a manager and a leader. I simply did what my manager was doing and thought that would work. How naïve that was! I...
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