Inspirational Leadership: What Your Audience Needs to Hear

Inspirational Leadership: What Your Audience Needs to Hear

As a leader, do you know what your audience really needs to hear to be inspired? Let me ask: How do they respond to your appeals for change? When this topic comes up in my coaching conversations, we discuss how inspirational leadership relies on the establishment of...
The Best Way to Motivate Your Team

The Best Way to Motivate Your Team

“They just don’t take initiative!” This was how the conversation began with one of my clients a few weeks ago. The organization had weathered a lot of change in the past few years and people were fatigued – mentally, emotionally, and physically. The leadership team...
Inspirational Leadership is About Connection

Inspirational Leadership is About Connection

I’ve been really fortunate throughout my career – and especially in the beginning of my career – to have been in the presence of and mentored by some truly inspirational leaders. Looking back, I can see clearly that my capacity to flourish was directly connected to my...
The One Thing You Need to Cultivate a High Performing Team

The One Thing You Need to Cultivate a High Performing Team

When I first started working in the field of Learning & Development in the early 90’s, team-building and cross-functional teams was a hot topic. Everyone wanted to know how to increase performance by working better together. Flash forward nearly 30 years and...