Eight Questions to Assess the Quality of Your Leadership

Eight Questions to Assess the Quality of Your Leadership

Last week our family had the opportunity to run the Salmon River in Idaho for a family vacation. My oldest son has been running the river as a guide this summer; consequently, we were invited to go on a trip with him. I was excited at the prospect of this adventure given that I had [...]

16 Accountability Traits Great Leaders Embody—Number 7 Will Skyrocket Your Career!

16 Accountability Traits Great Leaders Embody—Number 7 Will Skyrocket Your Career!

The Oz Principle defines accountability as “a personal choice to rise above one’s circumstances and demonstrate the ownership necessary for achieving desired results: to See It, Own It, Solve It, Do It.”® It sounds easy, but as leaders how do we effectively implement this seemingly simple principle? Through an extensive decade-long study of employees across [...]

The 5 C's of Great Leaders

The 5 C’s of Great Leaders

Upward movement is a challenge, especially for women competing to ascend the ranks in a male-dominated company. Instead of fighting so hard to get to the top, there’s another approach to becoming a great leader that is much more rewarding and less lonely: Surround yourself with great people. But how do you find and cultivate [...]

3 Ways to Combat Stress and Achieve Balance

3 Ways to Combat Stress and Achieve Balance

One thing we know for certain is that life equals change. Despite our best efforts to find stability, life’s curve balls just keep coming–and often at warp speed! How do you find balance when there’s so little time in the day to take a step back and get your bearings? People react in different ways [...]