Are You Triaging or Prioritizing Your Work?
Most leaders and their teams have more to accomplish than time available to do it all. So, they spend a ton of effort prioritizing their work. What a lot of them are doing is not prioritizing but triaging. Here’s the difference.
How to Be A Better Virtual Communicator
Surely you’ve noticed that most conference calls, video conferences, e-mail threads and virtually any other form of virtual communications pretty much stink. Why is that and what can we do about it? Dr. Nick Morgan, author of Can You Hear Me? has the answers.
How Strong is Your Leadership Pyramid?
In writing the 3rd edition of The Next Level, I’ve identified three leadership imperatives – manage yourself, leverage your team, engage your colleagues – that are like layers of a pyramid in which one layer is the prerequisite to the next. How strong is your leadership pyramid?…
Leaders, Don’t Be the Cheese in the Panini
Are you under so much pressure as a leader that you feel like the cheese in a panini? Try some of these field-tested ways to make sure you can deliver nutritional value over the long run without being under so much heat and pressure that you get squeezed out of…
How a Simple Mantra Can Improve Your Leadership
What if you had a simple mantra that, when repeated, dramatically changed the quality of your leadership? It’s actually easy to do and makes a big difference. Here are a couple of examples of how executives are using mantras to improve their leadership and how you can do the same.