On a great day like this, where the country is celebrating the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King and everything he fought for (like racial equality, non-violent resistance and inclusion), Steve Kerr couldn’t help but notice the irony. Dr. King’s latest birthday comes during a trying time in this country, when political rifts, racial […]
Recently I had the privilege of an attending a leadership course at a very prestigious institution. I spent a week immersed in self-evaluation and heard great lectures on team building, leadership strategy, economics, conflict resolution, and communication. I met 60+ health care leaders from all over the world. It was a great week, and I […]
With great anticipation, best places to work lists come out. Companies and individuals post their pride on LinkedIn and other social media outlets, praising their HR team and senior leadership. WE ARE A GREAT PLACE TO WORK! “Employment Branding” it’s called. Every company tries, but only 10, 20, 50…maybe 100 make the list. Not a lot....
Jimmy Garoppolo showed great leadership and a wonderful mastery of the game on last week's two-minute drive, and NFL Films had him mic'ed up for it.
The leadership in your company is often the difference between a good company and a great company. Leadership (not just the boss, but the top-level managers as well) can make or break a company. Am I hands-on or hands-off? Am...
Disney has achieved great success under the leadership of Robert A. Iger. But he is likely to be judged on the success of his 21st Century Fox deal.
THE MYTH OF THE FLIGHT 93 ELECTION: If our great American experiment fails it will because we’ve crumbled from within. We’ve failed to demand ethical leadership, and moreover, we’ve failed to be ethical in our personal lives. If the Christian church in America fails it won’t be because we didn’t win critical elections. It will […]
An inclusive culture can offer a competitive advantage. Diversity training programs are a great start. But the leadership team needs to be the champion of diversity. The post The Culture Series [Part 4] – Implementing an Inclusive Culture appeared first on hr bartender.
Leaders lead. That’s what they do. They don’t tell us they are leaders. They don’t self-proclaim to be leaders in their social media profiles or on the about pages of their websites. Instead, they lead. Leaders are easy to spot WhenShow More Summary
Leadership is not a transferable skill.
I'm not falling for the prime minister of Canada's game anymore. It's been just over two years since Justin Trudeau took the leadership of the Great White North's liberal government and the internet has been sweating him ever since. Immediately after the Oct. Show More Summary
The Reason Great Leaders Are Open to Feedback. When you think about how you receive feedback, what comes to mind? Initially, you probably feel defensive. Your brain immediately goes to the most painful part about it, the aspect that makes us feel uncomfortable and makes us want to avoid it all together. But that’s not how we grow, is it? Brain research shows […]
With President Trump’s leadership, I know: We will Make America Great Again: Opposing view
Mr. Xi, the most powerful Chinese leader in decades, wants the United States to share global leadership with China as equals.
L EADERSHIP development is a very personal endeavor. The better you become, the better your leadership becomes. It is a misconception of leadership that if you engage in the best practices of a great leader, you will become that leader. Show More Summary
When Papa John’s CEO John Schnatter blasted the NFL’s leadership under Commissioner Roger Goodell, attention immediately turned to Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, who also owns 120 Papa John’s franchises. Was Jones, who has his own problems with Goodell, behind Schnatter’s comments? In a radio appearance today, Jones said nothing to distance himself from that kind [more]
Earlier this week, it was my distinct pleasure to invite the 5000th human to the Rands Leadership Slack. This endeavor has greatly exceeded my expectations while also continuing to teach me about community management and leadership. Started on June 1st, 2016, the Slack is now 5000+ members with roughly 1700 of those humans being weekly… More
Thoughts from the road. Let's talk about old people. No BS, no talking around it, let's just talk about old people in the workplace. I'm coming off some leadership training with a client. Great people, and when I do that...
Last week at Executive Board, UFT leadership told us that the APPR system was the best thing since sliced bread and that everyone loved it. The proof, they said, was that there were so few ineffective ratings this year.This is kind of...Show More Summary
Leading means partnering and partnering means sacrificing. There’s a great saying that good leaders don’t see people as impediments—they seek to make people partners. But to implement this approach to leadership in daily life, we need to realize that partnering with people means sacrificing for them. Show More Summary