Here’s the transcript of Podcast 50 The Transformational Leader Effectively Delegates A common leadership challenge is defining how to empower teams to function at a higher level, producing more quality results. This is an opportunity to effectively manage one’s own schedule by
This is Podcast 45 Leadership Skills: Observation Get it on the iTunes store HERE Get it on Stitcher HERE This Podcast Sponsored by Wordsprint Stay connected with your tribe! Get Hugh’s Mini-Course on the 5 Pillars of Success for only $7 Hugh
Teamwork makes the dream work, but a vision becomes a nightmare when the leader has a big dream and a bad team. – John C. Maxwell Having the dream team is every leader’s dream, however few know how to build that team.
The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place. – George Bernard Shaw Did you get my email? “Did you get my email?” is a typical question from those who think that communication is about data. Many
Let’s Chat About Leadership… This blog series appears on Tuesdays, and focuses on resources that I use as I pace my ability to continually strive for my greatest effectiveness. Leaders get things done. In order to accomplish this objective, it’s important to have
Collaboration is multiplication. – John Maxwell One of the biggest traps I experience with clients is that leadership is a term not universally understood and that leaders don’t know how to lead. We have been taught that leaders must have all the
Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up. – Thomas A. Edison How do you continue to grow in your professional skills? When a question is presented to 10
Having a mentor is essential. Recently, I had a chance to meet with Art Ross. Art served as senior pastor in St. Petersburg, Florida, at the church where I was Director of Music.
Blogs of Note for the Week Ending August 15, 2014 Every day I learn something that advances my leadership knowledge and competency. Here are quotes from 5 blogs that got my attention this week. I don’t benefit from reposting any of these
Blogs of Note for the Week Ending August 8, 2014 Every day I learn something that advances my leadership knowledge and competency. Here are quotes from 5 blogs that got my attention this week. I don’t benefit from reposting any of these
It’s OK to Repeat… Well I can’t stress it enough…Repetition, Repetition, Repetition! Prospects are like children. You need to keep your name and your call to action (offer) in front of them at least on a monthly basis. From an email by
A Time for Everything There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under heaven. Ecclesiastes 3:1 The Tao of Leadership is one of those books that every leader needs to own, to read, and to reread on a
What you can learn about leadership from the musical conductor is comprehensive. I spend my time working with great people doing great things. The more competent clients realize how much they don’t know, and they’re willing to be open to new ideas,
Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently. ~Henry Ford I was looking at expensive rings with a variety of brilliant gems that sparkle in the light. They sparkle because they are highly polished and engraved for excellence. Gems cannot
Conflict exists… Conflict shows that there is creative energy… Conflict is not resolved, it is managed… Do not pull back from conflict, move toward it… Keep from becoming anxious… There is much more to say, but if you can start with these you can succeed… To learn more, check out
Transformational Leadership is Both Skill and System We dance round in a ring and suppose, But the Secret sits in the middle and knows. – Robert Frost Relationship BECOMES Process. Process CREATES Trust. Trust FORMS Community. Community BUILDS Relationships.
In my Monday series of favorite posts, here is another high-traffic post. There is a wonderful framing of true leadership skills in the blog post at The Practice of Leadership titled Are You a Leader or Just a Boss? Here’s a quote
Paying the upfront cost of planning is far, far, cheaper than the cost of the fix. “Where there is no vision, the people perish: But he that keepeth the law, happy is he.” – Proverbs 29:18 (KJV) “None of us
Five Blogs of Note for the Week Ending October 4, 2013 Continuing in my new tradition, here are quotes from 5 blogs that got my attention this week. I don’t benefit from reposting any of these posts. Sometimes, I don’t even know
Five Blogs of Note for the Week Ending September 27, 2013 Continuing in my new tradition, here are quotes from 5 blogs that got my attention this week. I don’t benefit from reposting any of these posts. Sometimes, I don’t even know