leadership

How to Keep Your Virtual Teams from Languishing

During the Q&A portion of my presentations in the last few weeks, I’ve had multiple leaders ask questions with a common theme. Essentially, they wanted to know how to improve the connections with their now-permanently-virtual team members when those relationships (and some of their employees) seem to be languishing. What was once a temporary, pandemic [...]

2022-11-28T18:30:33-06:00By |Leadership|

The Competitive Advantage of Leadership Coaching

I’m truly in awe of the leaders today who have remained agile despite a barrage of crazy, unforeseen obstacles. Global pandemic. Talent shortage. Economic crisis. The hits keep coming, but these adversity ninjas somehow continue pivoting and finding innovative ways to survive. The problem is, even the best leaders are struggling with several major [...]

2022-11-02T10:19:14-05:00By |Leadership|

Are Leaders Getting the Short End of the Stick?

I am humbled by the leaders who have continued to produce at high levels during the past two years. Think about the intense layer of challenges they have been facing during these unprecedented times: A global pandemic that forced an instant disconnect with remote teams The need to support employees struggling with the uncertainties about [...]

2022-03-21T12:33:35-05:00By |Leadership|

Making Mental Health a Leadership Priority

The relentless pace and uncertainty of business today is taking a serious toll on all of us. Leaders might strive to be purpose-driven, impactful and innovative, but they are often hijacked by constant crisis management and the pressure to give everyone a voice. As if that’s not enough, add in the exhaustion of trying to [...]

2022-02-07T12:54:03-06:00By |Leadership|

Virtual Development Programs: 4 Things Leaders Want Most

Today is National Online Learning Day—a celebration of virtual education for school-aged children. When this was established in 2016, no one could have imagined the dramatic surge in online learning for both kids and adults. Fast forward to 2021 and the pressures of an ongoing pandemic. Leaders have discovered that a good majority of professional development opportunities are [...]

2021-09-24T09:39:21-05:00By |Leadership, Web/Tech|