Adaptability

Adaptability

Imagine, as a leader, you have the opportunity to staff your department with your “dream team.” You can choose whomever you want. You can fill it with whatever skills or characteristics you think you’ll need for success. What would you look for? Would you want people...
Avoidance

Avoidance

What are you avoiding today? If you have an answer to that question, you’re not alone. It’s human nature. We certainly avoid pain, anything we think might cause us to feel uncomfortable, or anyone who might tell us something we don’t want to hear. Maybe you are...
A Time to Listen

A Time to Listen

In life, there are times when we need to just listen.   As a leader, I have stood in the front of a room with people who were upset, angry, or just needed someone to hear them. They began to speak, sharing information, feelings, and passion. It was evident in those...