Why Real Leaders Create People of Independence

I came across this quote on leadership some time ago that’s always stuck with me: “Real leaders create people of independence, NOT dependence.” It may seem simple on the surface. But it’s an important lesson for leaders. We’ve all known leaders with teams that...

The One Performance Management Lesson 90% of Leaders Miss

Driving team performance is one of the most important aspects of leadership. Unfortunately, it’s also one of the things that leaders screw up most! Anyone who’s ever dealt with performance issues knows solving them is anything but easy. But most leaders miss one step...

Why Leadership Training Sucks

It’s the #1 reason why businesses fail. It’s a top driver of turnover. It rips through your bottom line... And the worst part? It’s something every business can prevent. I’m talking about ineffective leadership. The success of your business is based on the strength of...

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Are Business Leaders Overlooking Human Capital?

Are Business Leaders Overlooking Human Capital?

The game has changed. I’ve been a business leader for well over 20 years now. In that time, we’ve seen a lot of changes in the market and the business environment. Effective leaders and companies adapt. Unfortunately, I’ve noticed a trend where some companies aren’t...

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Leadership Trends for 2022

Leadership Trends for 2022

We are now well into 2022 and leaders are experiencing major challenges while encountering many opportunities at the same time. Business leaders need to keep aware of the evolving technological, social, and environmental changes to make the most of the new landscape...

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How Better.com Can Do Better With Leadership

How Better.com Can Do Better With Leadership

By now, I’m sure you’ve heard the story – but in case you missed it... Vishal Garg, the CEO of Better.com, a digital mortgage company, just laid off 900 employees – on a zoom call. As justification, he pointed to “the market, efficiency and performances.” That’s...

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Work-Life Blending: What it Means and Why it Matters

Work-Life Blending: What it Means and Why it Matters

Work-life blending may sound strange if you’ve never heard of the concept. We've all heard of the concept of work-life balance. Well, work-life blending is a totally different perspective here. It’s the idea that our work and personal lives are blended – not balanced....

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