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.
Stop Worrying about Your Goals, Focus on Progress Instead
The workplace is not as bad as most people think. Disengagement is caused by a lack of appreciation. People can’t acknowledge progress. How to celebrate progress to move teams forward.
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…
Democratizing Leadership in the Age of Change
My keynote at 2018 Agile Conference in Spain Last week, I had the honor to speak at the annual Agile Conference in Spain. My keynote was 45 minute-long — the following are some insights and thoughts, not the entire…
Stretch for Change #91: How to Deal with Toxic Behaviors
Weekly Insights to Create Positive Change #91 Photo by Jaroslav Devia on Unsplash “The drops of rain make a hole in the stone, not by violence, but by often falling.” — Lucretius 1. This Week’s Posts How to Free Your Mind…
Every Work Culture Is Toxic (And Not)
No organization is 100% negative or positive Photo by louis amal on Unsplash “The test of a first-rate intelligence is to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function.” — F….
The Secret of Successful Teamwork: Forgiveness
When teammates hold a grudge— Pic by rawpixel /Unsplash “We are allies.” — Reid Hoffman Those three simple words define a successful team, according to LinkedIn’s co-founder. “We are allies” is more than a motivational team motto — it’s a reminder…