Enhance These Three Actions and You’ll Live and Lead Better

We all breathe, drink, and move. But are we maximizing the benefit of all three? In this episode of, Thriving Together - The Leader Edition - we'll explore (and practice) the power of deliberate breathing, the role of hydration, and the way to increase healthy movement. The way we live our daily lives directly affects [...]

Enhance These Three Actions and You’ll Live and Lead Better2020-12-07T13:40:54-05:00

Lead from Your Vulnerability and You’ll be Stronger

Is vulnerability a good thing? It can be. In fact, it can make us far better leaders. In this episode of Thriving Together (The Leader Edition) we'll consider why vulnerability gives you an edge in your leadership and how to use it in appropriate ways.

Lead from Your Vulnerability and You’ll be Stronger2020-10-19T14:34:27-04:00

Three Conversational Strategies To Help Your Team Learn and Improve

Hey UNS Leaders, I have a gift for you. This week we're examining the third lens of the Employee Lens: Learning and Growth Opportunities. This week's episode is pulled from a larger workshop we teach at The Ingenuity Lab. This audio (which is longer than normal) focuses on three strategies you can employee to enable learning [...]

Three Conversational Strategies To Help Your Team Learn and Improve2020-09-03T12:28:51-04:00

Three Leader-Actions that Foster Strong and Trusting Team Relationships

This week we're exploring the second segment of the employee lens. Here's the question for today. As a leader, how do I cultivate strong and trusting relationship?   In this episode, we explore three simple but powerful actions that increase the authenticity of your workplace relationships.

Three Leader-Actions that Foster Strong and Trusting Team Relationships2020-08-27T17:39:21-04:00

Find Meaning in Your Work by Nobilizing What You Do

Today we begin a second look at The Employee Lens. The first element of the lens focuses on finding meaning in our work. Here’s an important insight about meaning: we make it as we live. So...what kind of meaning are you making at work? In this episode, we’ll consider an action you can take that will [...]

Find Meaning in Your Work by Nobilizing What You Do2020-08-22T14:30:44-04:00

Want more Freedom and Autonomy? Take this Advice

In the fifth section of the Employee Lens, we find this statement: I am free to create, explore, learn, take initiative and improve what we do. We want our leader to give us more freedom to develop and take on new opportunities. But what is our responsibility in creating that freedom? What can we do [...]

Want more Freedom and Autonomy? Take this Advice2020-08-13T17:30:14-04:00

Yes, there is an I in Team – Actually, there are Many

We've all heard the saying, "There is no I in team."  Well actually, that's not true at all. There are many "I's" on teams. And if we forget that, we won't bring our individual best on consistent basis. This week, the Monday edition of Thriving Together explores an important element from the employee lens: Everyone [...]

Yes, there is an I in Team – Actually, there are Many2020-08-08T15:38:05-04:00

Feedback is a staple in organizations. But do we really understand it? Feedback comes from the world of systems thinking and theory. Once we understand words like "negative" and "positive" feedback loops, we tap into the power of the practice. Listen to this episode of Thriving Together to understand why negative and positive feedback loops [...]

2020-07-31T11:26:01-04:00