Posts tagged Leadership

How to reflect after the Global Leadership Summit

It’s time to get to work – reflections after attending the 2018 Global Leadership Summit. This whole week I’m going to do something different. Each day I’m going to write about a specific topic from one of the speakers at this year’s Global Leadership Summit that was held last week. I spent the weekend reflecting […]

Can serving others transform the way you lead?

I’d like to ask you a question – Can serving others transform the way you lead? Last Friday, I attended a Leadership retreat at my church. The topic was viewing your work as an opportunity to worship in a way that serves others.  As you can imagine – there were several stories heard that day […]

How Coaching can raise your awareness.

Responding to awareness is usually dependent on your maturity as a leader. From a biblical perspective, I believe God always wants to connect with us and wants to lead us to be a better example of him, so we can be a better example to others. But ultimately, I believe he wants us to living […]

Defining Moments – responding when your awareness is heightened

Defining Moments – responding when your awareness is heightened

Responding to awareness is usually dependent on your maturity as a leader. From a biblical perspective, I believe God always wants to connect with us so he can lead us to be a better example of him, so we can be a better example to others. But ultimately, I believe he wants us to living […]

3 Ways to instill trust – Leadership Insights from Gen. Martin Dempsey, U.S. Army (Retired)

Last Thursday, I had the opportunity to attend the Warrior Expo here in Virginia Beach and went to listen to their keynote speaker, US Army Retired General Martin Dempsey. He shared some of his personal leadership lessons and insights from his 41 years of service to our nation, leading everything from a Cavalry Troop to […]

Leading Self – 4 tips to leading yourself better

I’ve been doing a lot of studying lately both with my clients as well as with my own personal reflections and I’ve noticed two common themes that keeps arising: The toughest person to lead is always yourself, and The last person we think about leading is yourself. If we’re honest with ourselves, I think we […]

The 3 keys to being a more effective leader.

When you think of a great leader, what is it about them that makes them so great? How did their leadership shape your own thoughts and beliefs? How did they lead you and your team to be so effective? I’ve learned it’s often a result of such effective leaders who can forever alter the course […]

How do you define Leadership?

Is your current definition of leadership getting in your way of being effective?    

What is Professional Coaching?

In order to effectively apply coaching to transformation, it would be helpful to understand what coaching is and how valuable a coach can be for your growth and success. What is Coaching? When I think of coaching, I think of it as a conversation that helps people think things through, it helps you think bigger […]

Succession Planning – 4 disciplines to develop your legacy

“A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way” – John C. Maxwell You might be thinking, what does this have anything to do with Succession Planning? Everything! When I worked within the government sector, we created a succession planning program within our agency after many months of trying […]