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Leveraging Emotions to Overcome Self Imposed Limitations

I believe we are all motivated by different things but in general, most people are usually motivated by emotions like fear or desire. For example, if your company is going through hard times and you feel layoffs are on the horizon, you may start looking for other job opportunities out of fear. You may also…

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3 Steps to Becoming a More Effective and Empathetic You

“The last of the human freedoms is to choose one’s attitudes.” Victor Frankl THIS ARTICLE HAS BEEN REPOSTED IN CONJUNCTION WITH DAYS OF REMEMBRANCE (HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY) Viktor Frankl was an incredible person by many measures. He was a brilliant academic, a survivor of three years in four different concentration camps during the Holocaust, a pioneering neurologist/psychiatrist…

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Climate Assessment Through Feedback

“Feedback is the breakfast of champions!” Ken Blanchard Sadly, the following is a true story: I had been tasked to provide a briefing to a leader whose reputation had preceded him by a wide margin.  This particular leader was extremely powerful in his area of performance, and was widely known for a brash personality.  When…

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