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ethical leadership

Great Leadership from the Inside Out: Live, Love, and Lead by Conscience

What does a great leader look like on the inside and why is it important? In this five-part series, we will be looking at “Great Leadership from the Inside Out” … because what is within you as a leader determines what comes out of your leadership. “A Servant-Leader lives, loves, and leads by conscience –… Continue reading Great Leadership from the Inside Out: Live, Love, and Lead by Conscience

purposeful leadership

Great Leadership from the Inside Out: Engaging with Your Higher Purpose

What does a great leader look like on the inside and why is it important? In this five-part series, we will be looking at “Great Leadership from the Inside Out” … because what is within you as a leader determines what comes out of your leadership. Great leaders are purposeful. But that statement really does… Continue reading Great Leadership from the Inside Out: Engaging with Your Higher Purpose

actions speak louder than words

What You Do Speaks Volumes

As a leader, what you do matters – more than you might imagine. Your colleagues, your team, and your direct reports are all paying attention to what you say and do. When your words and behaviors are in alignment, people view you as a person of integrity and will give you their absolute best. If… Continue reading What You Do Speaks Volumes

leadership communication

Leadership from Zero to 30,000 Feet

You’ve likely seen news stories of violence in the skies as passengers become unruly, enraged, and abusive. Well, I (Tim) was on a flight at the end of August that had all the makings of major passenger disgruntlement, to put it mildly. But because of the great leadership of our captain, the flight didn’t make… Continue reading Leadership from Zero to 30,000 Feet

Listen Up and Be Present

BOSS AT STAFF MEETING:  Do you have anything positive to add to this meeting?   ME:  Yeah, I just realized I can sleep with my eyes open.   Meetings – the unproductivity of them – are the butt of many office jokes. Nothing gets done, no one has anything to say, they are a time-waster.… Continue reading Listen Up and Be Present