August 2015

Managing or Leading: Which is Better?

By |August 14th, 2015|

Do they differ?  Similar, yes, but not quite the same.

People often make the mistake of using both the terms “manager” and “leader” interchangeably, but there are marked differences between the two which should not be taken lightly. These are key positions that involve major responsibilities, and both are equally essential to the success of every […]

July 2015

7 Outstanding Qualities the World’s Most Successful Leaders Share

By |July 16th, 2015|

Ever wonder what made Alexander the Great, Mahatma Gandhi and Henry Ford successful leaders?

They certainly weren’t born with leadership qualities. In fact, like ordinary people they too had bad habits and failed a few times before finally becoming the renowned heroes that they are. So what exactly is their secret? Did they and all the other successful leaders have a […]

June 2015

Narcissism in leadership…good or bad?

By |June 15th, 2015|

One cannot be a leader without followers, so leadership is basically a lonely post. And since this large chuck of the responsibility is held by just one person, it is easy to give in to the temptation of being narcissistic.

But is narcissism in leadership really a bad thing, and isn’t it true that all leaders are narcissistic […]

April 2015

The 4 Biggest Myths Behind Good Leadership

By |April 5th, 2015|

Everyone has biases when it comes to the idea of good leadership, mostly because for many, a leader is a person who’s “larger than life” and we may feel intimidated in their presence. But leaders are more human than we think, and most of what we believe about them aren’t even true.

Myth #1 – Leadership […]

June 2014

Becoming a Better Leader

By |June 8th, 2014|

A sign of a good leader is not knowing ALL the answers but rather knowing WHEN to ask for help…
While working with a strong leader, A CEO who is charismatic, engaging, who makes decisions well and is a proven leader in his organization, it was uncovered that he often felt uncomfortable in one particular area. […]

September 2013

Ready to Toot Your Own Horn?

By |September 4th, 2013|

Part of branding yourself as a strong capable effective employee or as a competent business owner who provides excellent service, is being able to confidently be your own promoter.

This is difficult for some people, as self promotion may seem like being too boastful or bragging.

One hurdle I often get my clients over is helping them […]