Complete Leader Articles

Allow Your Wild & Wonderful Wants to Bloom

A Method to Uncover What You Want By Jalene Case What do you want? This question is simple on the surface but the answers to it can sculpt your life, define your goals, and bring a myriad of emotions from frustration to fulfillment. By declaring what you want, you’re also deciding what you don’t want, and drawing a blueprint from which to... read more
 

Two Ways to Increase Self-Awareness

By Ron Price I’ve worked with so many leaders over the years that when we talk about self-awareness, I’ve heard it again and again: I don’t really know who I am. I don’t know why I am where I’m at, or how I got here. We have to retrace what caused their decisions about what they studied in school, what their first job was, what roles they... read more
 

6 Steps to Reinvent Your Future

By Dr. Evans Baiya If there was ever a time to contemplate a reinvention, it’s now. The last year and a half has been challenging for a variety of reasons, and we’ve all collectively experienced it—although in different ways. If you want your future to be different, reinvention is the answer. If you want to find solutions to many of the issues... read more
 

The New Pandemic

Ron Price, HR.com, May 2021 Eight out of 10 American adults have it—you’ve probably caught it. It’s costing you in more ways than you know. In fact, it is estimated to be costing employers an average of $13,400 per employee per year. What is it? Covid-19 Stress! The American Psychological Association reports that the mental health... read more
 

Are You a Good Boss?

By Dr. Lisa Aliderst A recent episode of The McKinsey Podcast focused on how a boss has a direct impact on health, happiness, and productivity. Now that's quite a bit of influence when you think about it! Tera Allas, McKinsey’s director of research and economics for its UK and Ireland office summarized the research. Happiness on the job is... read more
 

How an Inner Foundation Can Keep You On-Track

By Jalene Case Life bumped me off-track recently. I needed to catch-up with myself, to remind myself of what matters, to ground myself in who I want to be and how I want to show up. I started by stopping, which isn’t my natural inclination. My default action when I’m overwhelmed is to focus on doing more faster and working longer hours. I’m... read more
 

Suspending Judgement is a Key Leadership Skill

By Dr. Francis Eberle One of my clients recently had difficulty letting go of some unfair comments from her supervisor. The comments were harsh because the supervisor thought the work was shoddy, but the supervisor had gaps in his knowledge and had overlooked the true quality of the work. My client knew she had to get past the comments, but... read more
 

Take a Snapshot

By Dr. Lisa Aldisert, The first quarter has come and gone and if you haven't already done so, it’s a good time to take a snapshot of what's going on in your business. After all, if you're not paying attention, who knows what direction things will go for the rest of the year? The end of the first quarter marked the end of a full year of... read more
 

How Leaders Can Guide Company Culture

Dr. Francis Eberle, HR.com, March 2021 Imagine a high school where students, and all boys at that, are asked to exhibit leadership in setting student behavior norms, conducting student discipline and maintaining the school’s facilities. At the small all-boys high school I attended, this was exactly what happened. The seniors set the school... read more
 

Uncontrolled Outbursts Can Lead to Growth

By Jalene Case, One of my clients recently erupted at a coworker when she discovered that confidential information was shared. Normally, she would have calmed down and scheduled a serious discussion with the employee. Before she could do that, they ended up together in a work space with no one else around. The conversation quickly spiraled out... read more