Collective Leadership Is the Best Way to Win
Leading is not a solo sport. For decades, we overemphasized the role of the individual–the leader.
Today’s complexity requires integrating multiple perspectives, skills, and discipline. A single person cannot have all the answers.
Why Collective Leadership is the best way to lead.
How to Unlock the Hidden Power of Team Culture
Don’t underestimate the power of team culture. It’s not that the overall culture doesn’t matter but the sense of belonging to a team is more important. It’s actually the number one factor to increase engagement.
Why Leaders Fall into the Collaboration Trap
Leaders expect people to collaborate. But collaboration cannot be imposed. It must be designed and facilitated. Don’t fall in the collaboration trap. The myths of collaboration and how to avoid falling into the trap.
How to Plan a Successful Team Offsite
Successful team offsite need thoughtful facilitation to address real tensions while creating a positive atmosphere. This in-depth guide will help you design an effective retreat that actually works.
Stretch for Change #92: Are You a Change Agent?
Weekly Insights to Create Positive Change “The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.” — Socrates Each week, I share insights, articles, and posts to help you drive positive change in your personal and professional life. Following…
The Best Leaders Are Helpful
Are you helpful or a hindrance to your team? “Don’t be fooled by thinking that if performance is great it’s because of you, not despite you.” — Kannan Ramaswamy Most leaders believe they are self-aware, but they are not….
It’s Time to Talk with Your Team about Power
Address the elephant in the room Photo by Richard Lee on Unsplash “What lies in our power to do, it lies in our power not to do.” — Aristotle Power is a curious beast. It can sometimes be wild, and others…
Stretch for Change #78: Why Roles Must Rotate
Your weekly dose of insights to lead change Cycles mean renewal — Photo by Ganapathy Kumar “Fixation is the way to death. Fluidity is the way to life.” — Miyamoto Musashi 1. This Week’s Posts Why You Need to Rotate Your Team Roles To…
Why You Need to Rotate Your Team Roles
Before replacing players, switch the roles “Fixation is the way to death. Fluidity is the way to life.” — Miyamoto Musashi Successful teams require more than great players — they need people to play complementary roles that reinforce each other. Roles define…
Stretch for Change #77: Upgrade Your Skills & Thinking
Your weekly dose of insights to lead change “The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn. ”― Alvin Toffler 1. This Week’s Posts The…