Leading with the Strategic W

Many leaders experience the day-to-day reality of being pulled in a million different directions, but this emphasis on doing what is right in front of us can make us forget what leadership is really all about: Leading. This is where the Strategic W can...
MBWA: Intentionally Informal Management

MBWA: Intentionally Informal Management

Management by Walking Around (MBWA) is a term coined by management guru Tom Peters. In his study of successful companies and their practices, Peters noticed that good managers tended to communicate a lot better with their teams — yet the superior communication had far...
The Paradox of Performance Coaching

The Paradox of Performance Coaching

Trying to be a better performance coach for your team? This article discusses a few insights into being more effective. One of my favorite leadership books is First, Break All the Rules: What the World’s Greatest Managers Do Differently (1999) by Marcus...