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LEADING → Facing Challenges and Achieving Results

LEADING → Facing Challenges and Achieving Results

In prior blogs, we’ve discussed discovering your purpose and envisioning your future. This blog is about putting your purpose and vision into action by clarifying the results you want to achieve. Leading is engaging ourselves and others to face challenges and achieve results. The word “challenge” is often misunderstood. When people talk about their problems, they […]

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Moving from Vision to Action

Moving from Vision to Action

In the second chapter of my book, Leading for Results: Five Practices to Use in Your Personal and Professional Life, I consider a commonly asked question: What is the difference between vision and mission? Simply put: Your mission is your purpose; it is what you are here to do. Your vision is an image of […]

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Questions to Help You Discover Your Purpose

Questions to Help You Discover Your Purpose

As I mentioned in my first blog, “Why Do I Teach Leadership?”, the idea that I should teach leadership came to me during a period of deep reflection about my life’s purpose. I have since discovered that one of the greatest rewards of teaching and consulting around leadership is the opportunity to work with others […]

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Learning from Your Experiences in 2014

Learning from Your Experiences in 2014

6 Questions to reflect on at the beginning of a new year… For those of us who have had eventful years, the new year is a good time to pause and make sense of what we have been through, and how we can apply the lessons to the future. “Learning and adapting” is one of […]

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Why Do I Teach Leadership?

Why Do I Teach Leadership?

Early in my life, after a weekend of deep reflection about my life’s purpose, the words “Teach Leadership” came to me. I wasn’t sure exactly how I would do this, or even if there were jobs that would pay me to teach leadership. But the phrase came to me so strongly that I have spent […]

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