Allow Yourself To Fail In Public

Allow Yourself To Fail In Public

The advice is profound given the simplicity of the statement combined with the current backdrop of the criticisms of privacy issues that is currently engulfing much of Silicon Valley.  That being said, the advice is timeless in that true leaders should never hide their mistakes. Here are four reasons why true leaders are transparent about their mistakes and the resulting benefits to them and their organizations.

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20 Things You Can Do In 15 Minutes Or Less To Set The Stage For A Positive Day

20 Things You Can Do In 15 Minutes Or Less To Set The Stage For A Positive Day

Just like a first impression is critical to the future of a relationship, the first 15 minutes of the workday sets the stage for the rest of the day.  It is critical that those first 15 minutes are productive and empowering to ensure that the rest of your day flows positively.  Unfortunately, all too often we hit the ground running and don’t create time to focus on developing a positive cadence of the day, instead allowing the urgent to overwhelm the important. Here is a list of 20 things that you can do in 15 minutes or less at the beginning of your work day to set the stage for a positive and productive day.

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Why a Personal Mission Statement Matters

Why a Personal Mission Statement Matters

We expect our companies to have inspiring mission statements.  Leadership teams can spend days crafting the perfect mission statement that will inspire and last for decades.  It is viewed as a lighthouse that will serve as a beacon for future talent summoning them to the shores of our great organization. But why is it important for all of us to craft our own personal mission statement?

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