Don’t Separate Your Personal Development as a Leader from What You Do Everyday

There's a temptation out there just waiting to overtake you. The power of this temptation is somewhat fueled by your ability to rationalize it (the temptation) as a "necessity." The justification sounds something like this: "There's just no way to avoid the inevitable. I just don't have the time. Too many [...]

Don’t Separate Your Personal Development as a Leader from What You Do Everyday2024-04-02T19:14:01-04:00

Think With Not For – Make Development a “Part Of” not an “Add On”

As a leader, you might often feel caught in the relentless pressure of the clock, where the need to deliver results quickly tempts you to skip over the seemingly small opportunities for development. It's easy to think there's just not enough time for development of people. However, micro moments of development add up, powerfully shaping [...]

Think With Not For – Make Development a “Part Of” not an “Add On”2024-04-02T19:14:01-04:00

Do You Have a Design for Your Culture Change Work?

In the dynamic environment of your business, the importance of organizational culture cannot be overstated. Culture, often described as the soul of an organization, shapes interactions, decision-making, and overall workplace environment. However, while many organizations recognize the need for cultural change, they often lack a comprehensive design framework to guide this complex transformation. This absence [...]

Do You Have a Design for Your Culture Change Work?2024-04-02T19:14:01-04:00

Spread the Love: Three Qualities That Enable You To Share Leadership

“I don’t know what you’ve heard, but Joe is part of the problem.” Sandy lowered her voice and leaned in so only I could hear her. “I mean he’s great; he’s really inspiring. But it seems like maybe he’s too good of a leader, I don’t know.” Sandy’s words intrigued me so I paused. “What [...]

Spread the Love: Three Qualities That Enable You To Share Leadership2024-04-02T19:14:01-04:00

Maximizing Business Success The Undeniable Value of a Consulting Partner

Having an outside but ongoing consulting partner, as opposed to a short-term, project-based consultant, offers several advantages to your company. Embedding a consulting partner within your organization offers numerous benefits over short-term, project-based consulting. An embedded consulting partner develops a deep understanding of your unique business needs, objectives, and culture, allowing for personalized and strategic [...]

Maximizing Business Success The Undeniable Value of a Consulting Partner2024-04-02T19:14:02-04:00

Even Mind, Enriched Life: The Transformative Power of Equanimity

The Trouble with Overreaction Think of those moments when you found yourself overreacting to the fluctuating circumstances around you. These instances often plunge us into a cascade of emotional upheaval. It's you, being stuck in the hustle-bustle of an unexpected traffic jam, or feeling irritated by an insensitive comment off-the-cuff from a colleague or friend. [...]

Even Mind, Enriched Life: The Transformative Power of Equanimity2024-04-02T19:14:02-04:00

Success and Significance

As we move through the stages of our lives, our definitions of success often change. In our early years, success might be measured by academic achievements, career milestones, or material acquisitions. But as we reach mid-life, a new dimension often emerges in our quest for fulfillment: the movement from success alone to greater significance. This [...]

Success and Significance2024-04-02T19:14:02-04:00

Excuses, Excuses, Excuses

When I make an excuse, it's a legitimate reason for my actions. But when you do it... It's a familiar scenario for many of us: facing a challenge or a task and finding ourselves coming up with reasons why we can't or shouldn't do it. These are our excuses, and while they might seem harmless, [...]

Excuses, Excuses, Excuses2024-04-02T19:14:02-04:00

The Stories You Tell, Matter – A Lot

Story Time Think about your favorite stories. Why do you like them? What do they represent to you? How do they inspire you? The art form of storytelling is a powerful leadership tool that has been utilized by leader throughout history. At its core, a story is a strategic frame, a lens through which people [...]

The Stories You Tell, Matter – A Lot2024-04-02T19:14:02-04:00

Become a Seer

Effective leaders are seers. This means they discern “what is” and imagine “what could be.” In this episode of, Thriving Together, we explore what it means to see, how to do it, and why it matters. The better you see (discern), the better you lead. See well.   Dave

Become a Seer2024-04-02T19:14:02-04:00