Podcast – Guest: Karin Hurt – Growing Leaders & Growing Leaders

I have said previously that a leader’s greatest responsibility is growing other leaders.  If you aren’t growing other leaders, then essentially, the organization dies with you.  But in order to do this, you first have to GROW as a leader.  Does that make sense for you?  In order to grow leaders, you have to grow…

Podcast – Why Leaders Need To Reinvent – Guest: Denise J. Hart

When actors keep getting selected for the same types of roles over and over again, they call that typecasting.  it is a phenomenon that most actors don’t like.  Yes, they may be working but the creative ones don’t really like the feeling of being placed in a box.  It’s as if everyone assumes who you…

My Word For The Year

It’s amazing that we have the same conversations every year at about this time. We talk about how the year has flown by and in many cases, we think about the things that we DIDN’T get to do. We start off so well, so gung-ho, but somewhere along the way, the fire dies and we…

Why Connectors Rule The World

I had several really neat meetings yesterday. As a matter of fact, I’ve had some pretty neat meetings over the course of the last week. The great thing about these meetings is that they were neither client meetings nor prospective client meetings. They were just meetings to hang out and get to know each other…