How Leaders ESTABLISH Their Focus?

In many instances, the difference, between effective leaders, and the rest, of the pack, is, the former, consistently, ESTABLISH their focus, emphasis, priorities, goals, ideas, and solutions, and the others, proceed, in a less – considered, manner! While many, either, are elected, selected, appointed, and/ or, ascend to positions of leaders, organizations should consider themselves,…

Why Effective Leaders Focus On FINANCES?

After more than four decades of involvement, in nearly, every area, of leading, including, leadership planning, identifying, qualifying, training, developing, and consulting to well over a thousand, actual, and/ or, potential leaders, and personally, serving as a leader, for various groups, etc, I have come to realize, too many, are, not, ready, willing, and/ or…

RESPONSIVE Leaders

How can, anyone, claim to be a significant, relevant leader, unless/ until, he appreciates, and realizes, he must, consistently, proceed, in the most, positive, RESPONSIVE manner? One of the essential, significant differences, between, someone, merely, holding some position of leadership, versus, becoming a relevant, effective, meaningful leader, is, whether he is, ready, willing, and able,…

6 Reasons, Leaders Must, Think, Outside – The – Box

You’re not leading, when/ if, you, merely, take few or limited risks, and proceed, with the same – old, same – old, methods and approaches! True leadership requires a willingness, and ability, to, expand the limitations of one’s personal comfort zone, and consider options and alternatives, in a well – considered manner. A real leader…

Leadership Lessons For Uncertain Times – Lessons For Leaders From We Are Marshall

The movie We are Marshall tells the story of the rebuilding of the Marshall University football program after a tragic plane crash in 1970 that killed nearly the entire team and the coaching staff.   The university president came close to suspending the program when he was persuaded by students and the community to rebuild. Matthew McConaughey…

Why Can’t Leaders Make Common SENSE Decisions?

After, over four decades, of identifying, qualifying, training, developing, and consulting to thousands of actual, and/ or potential leaders, I have always considered, the essential basics of leading, to be based on common SENSE. Unfortunately, however, the reality is, this expression, is probably, somewhat of, an oxymoron, because, it is far too rare, when a…