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5 Things You Can Do Today to Regain Stamina and Enthusiasm. On a recent Catalyst Podcast, Andy Stanley said, “The best thing a leader can bring to his team is his energy” (quoting Bill Hybels).... The good news is that you can be a more energetic leader by becoming more aware and intentional about developing it.
3 Key Differences and What They Mean to Your Business. If you are a leader, you are going to attract critics. It is inevitable. In fact, if you are’t attracting critics, you should be wondering why. Criticism is normal.
5 Steps to Give Your Organization a Personnel Push. Leaders frequently tell me they have a hard time recruiting great people to join their organizations. When I ask about their hiring process, I often find one missing element: sales....Show More Summary
5 Necessary Steps to a Mended Relationship. If you’re in a position of leadership, chances are better than good you’re going to blow it with your people sooner or later. It’s like messing things up in your marriage. Don’t ask me how I know this, but it’s inevitable from time to time. There are pluses and minuses to that comparison, but one […]
4 Ways You Can Become a Person of Influence. I am not the first person to make this observation, but it is worth repeating. Too often, I meet young leaders are frustrated because they can’t control every aspect of the process. If only the sales department reported to me, I could improve my results.“
(And What That Means for Your Impact in the World). Productivity doesn’t just increase your efficiency. If you do it right, it can also increase your income. The problem is that traditional systems get productivity all wrong. They define productivity as the ability to do more and do it faster. Show More Summary
5 Ways to Avoid Catching an Emotional Cold. We’re used to hearing about people getting sick at the office. Someone brings in the cold or the flu, and it spreads. But that’s not the only thing that goes viral in the workplace. For a couple of decades now, researchers have been studying something called emotional contagion. It’s important for leaders to understand because […]
What Leaders Need to Know About Their Most Important Relationship. As a leader, the health of your marriage directly impacts your effectiveness. Nothing will undermine it faster than a bad marriage. And few things will advance it like a good one. Show More Summary
Overcome Limiting Beliefs with These 5 Steps. Inside of each of our heads lives a storyteller. He narrates the events of our lives in real time. But we don’t have to accept his version of reality. We can chose a different storyline.
One Resource to Help You Stay Focused and Get Results. Ask leaders about the most efficient way to be inefficient, and I bet most will say “bad meetings.” But the hard truth is that meetings are not only inevitable, they’re also essential. Why? If our teams are going to achieve major goals, we need to be able to plan, coordinate, and tackle problems together. The […]
4 Steps to Get Your Life Back on Track. One key to leadership is being willing to take responsibility for your mistakes. Good leaders do this even when they’re guilty of only 10 percent of the problem or accusation. But the truth is we’ve all had cases where we’ve been guilty of the whole enchilada, right? I once had employee—this was years ago now—who […]
A Simple Formula That Virtually Guarantees You Will Finally Succeed. More than a decade ago, I decided I needed to get back into regular exercise. I was overweight and tired of feeling exhausted. I needed to do something. But like everyone else, I was busy. I had a habit goal I wanted to install: Exercise for thirty minutes, Monday through Friday, at 6:00 a.m. There […]
I Fear Apple May Be Losing Their Product Mojo. In all my years of using Apple products, I have never returned one. Until now. Last month I purchased the new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar. What a letdown. It’s the first Apple device that’s actually made me less productive. When I watched the company’s October keynote, I left feeling disappointed. At the time, I […]
4 Simple Steps to Beat the Law of Diminishing Intent. The turn of the year is always a good time to evaluate what’s working in our lives, what’s not, and make any changes that will start us down a better path. As we pause and reflect on where we’ve been and where we want to go, we normally have a sense of what to do. […]
Your Favorite Topics All in One Place. Like most of you, I take time at the end of every year to review and take stock of the last twelve months—and that includes the stats on my blog and podcast. Every now and then people ask me about my motivation for what I do. The short answer is that I love to help […]
5 Titles that Triggered Massive Transformation for Me and My Team. I’ve worked in and around publishing my entire professional life, and I’ve written several books of my own. I believe in the power of books to help people improve and grow. Show More Summary