Leadership Equation: R₁+R₂ = S

Leadership Equation: R₁+R₂ = S

After reading the above equation, you might be asking, “What types of leadership problems does this algebraic equation help solve, and what do these variables represent?” I find myself similarly curious and sometimes perplexed when I look at my daughter’s 8th...
What a Feeling! Living & Leading with Passion & Impact

What a Feeling! Living & Leading with Passion & Impact

It was August 10, 1985 at about 10 pm. The warm night air was blowing through my windows as I drove up Route 2 East and the Boston skyline burst into view. The radio was blaring “What a feeling…take your passion, and make it happen…” Wow, what kismet! After months of...
The Gift of Adversity

The Gift of Adversity

In online posts this past month, I’ve read that 2017 was a challenging year for many.  Within my circle of friends and colleagues, it was particularly difficult.  Two lost a spouse, another lost a sister, some had tough times with their kids, one got sick, and a few...
5 Cs to Increase Leadership Trust and Truth

5 Cs to Increase Leadership Trust and Truth

How can managers build trust with their direct reports, and communicate the truth about expectations and performance in a way that keeps the relationship positive and productive? Here are “Five Cs to Increase Leadership Trust and Truth,” and in turn, improve employee...