The True Power of Gratitude

A few years back, after attending a personal development workshop, I experienced the true power of gratitude.  At this session, we were asked to think about someone who made a big impact in our lives and to write a letter … Continue reading

Three Ways to Improve the Results from Your Team

As a business leader, have you ever been frustrated with your team’s ability to follow through and perform to your expectations?  I know I have.  And it’s disappointing when you are responsible for delivering results and you are not getting … Continue reading

Three Ways to be a Better Team Player

Why is it important to be a better team player?  In today’s business environment, with its every-increasing pace and degree of complexity, the need for collaboration is greater than ever.  Very little can be accomplished without the help –or at … Continue reading

Does Your Team Engage in Constructive Conflict?

Is your team able to disagree productively?  Are they able to debate issues of importance to the organization while maintaining respect for one another?  Do they feel safe in challenging ideas presented by others?  Including you?  In other words, does … Continue reading

7 Reasons to Build an Extraordinary Team

Have you ever worked as part of an extraordinary team? If so, it’s an experience you always remember.  And, it’s an experience you always want to replicate again. As a business leader, building an extraordinary team takes commitment, hard work and … Continue reading