Beyond the Teambuilding Event

Beyond the Teambuilding Event

You’ve likely been to a team building event for work; it could have included mini golf, bowling, a scavenger hunt, or even a holiday party. While there is a place for these events, they are not the magic bullet to generating team engagement or productivity. In fact, I...
Effective Leaders Are Situational Leaders

Effective Leaders Are Situational Leaders

The key to successful leadership is influence, not authority. – Ken Blanchard Situational Leadership II, the well tested leadership model authored by Ken Blanchard, applies to anyone striving to be an effective leader. Think back to the leader in your life who...
Aligning Core Values to Find the Right Job

Aligning Core Values to Find the Right Job

I fully believe that everyone should get to work in an environment that is positive and fulfilling, and allows them to grow both professionally and personally. But I also know there are many people who are still searching for the job that’s the right fit, or...
The Gremlin Within

The Gremlin Within

I first heard the famous quote by Marianne Williamson as a college student, and I remember being blown away by its message as it was counter to my beliefs about my fears. “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond...
Inspired By: Pocket Mommom

Inspired By: Pocket Mommom

If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, you are a leader. – John Quincy Adams The word inspiration can be defined as: a divine influence or action on a person believed to qualify him or her to receive and communicate...