The Point: We’ve all been there before… Things are going well and perhaps the last thing we should entertain is a moment of change. After all, what could we possibly gain (and only risk loss) by changing? However the go/no go decision regarding change is rarely within a leader’s control, and as such … [Read more...] about The Leadership Challenge: Complacency – 4 Tips!
The Point: The use of a leader’s imagination or original ideas in the workplace has typically been shied away from, primarily because of the “artistic” nature prescribed and partly due to the unmanageable predictability for continuous repetition and outcomes (i.e., results!) But what if the lure of … [Read more...] about The Leadership Challenge: Creativity – 3 Tips!
The Point: There is a war for talent taking place, with the best candidates going to those organizations that effectively outflank/outwork their business competitors in the recruiting game. So with NCAA College Football’s Signing Day finally here, we thought it would be interesting to … [Read more...] about The Leadership Challenge: Recruiting like Harbaugh – 5 Tips!
The Point: You have a choice as a leader… To micro or macro manage (i.e., lead) your stakeholders. But here's the leadership challenge: In order to achieve “Super Boss” status, what’s the proper way then? In this post we’ll take a look at how being a hands-on leader is by far and away the best … [Read more...] about The Leadership Challenge: Hands-On Leadership – 4 Tips!
The Point: What if you thought “bigger” than you typically do? I mean, when you tend to aim are you aiming high or too low? If you’re like most of the leaders I work with, you are aiming too low (That might be one of the reasons we’re talking, right?) In this post, we’ll take a look at aiming super … [Read more...] about Are You a Leader Like Mars, Roman God of War? 5 Tips!
The Point: Have you ever sat in a meeting and heard the leader swear that from now on things were going to be different? How exactly is this “different” theme going to be carried out? Well, the leader swears again that they’re going to start holding people accountable. Accountable for what is one … [Read more...] about The Leadership Challenge: Accountability – 5 Tips
The Point: Unavoidably, problems do sprout up in your life as a leader no matter how well you plan your day/week/month/year. Is it a moment of preplanning that is lacking? Perhaps there is an opportunity to develop better contingency plans? Should you belabor the troubled moment? Or, exactly how … [Read more...] about The Leadership Challenge: Troubleshooting – 4 Tips
The Point: This “new” economy continues to ripple through the economy even after the "great" depression of a few years ago. What used to be a somewhat simple-straightforward process of selling a business is now complicated. These complications can be calmed when engaging a business valuation … [Read more...] about Business Valuation Services: Can You Receive More Money For Your Business?