The Two Problems with the Strengths-Based Approach
Strengths-based leadership has been a popular topic for nearly two decades. I’ve had the opportunity to teach the concept andRead more.
Power Words: Using Words to Move People
By now we all know you can’t motivate someone directly. But what we can do is create an environment thatRead more.
Hire Better and Hire Right with a Focus on Character
According to a recent study by Leadership IQ, 46% of hired employees will fail within 18 months, while only 19%Read more.
How Character Can Be Built?
A few months ago I had a conversation with a man who stated, “Character can’t be taught. You either haveRead more.
Leadership vs. Management
Leadership is not management. Many use the the words manager and leader synonymously, but a leader is not necessarily aRead more.
How You Can Increase Your Motivation Quality
Camping is not my favorite activity. I’m just not a big fan of cold mornings, ants, wild animals and hardRead more.
Be a Gainer, Not a Loser
Many people are thinking about losing weight this time of year. It’s by far the most popular new year’s resolutions.Read more.
Motivate Employees Like Prisoners
Motivating employees can be tough. Especially employees who are not in a job role they want. You think that isRead more.
Top 5 Books on Motivation
I am often asked about what books I’d recommend to leaders on the topic of motivation. Since we’re closing inRead more.
The 5 Most Common Presentation Mistakes
Let’s be honest. We all hate sitting through boring presentations and speeches. You know, the ones where the speaker doesn’tRead more.