The competencies and character traits that make one an effective leader are too many and too varied to compile on a single list. While there are as many ways to be an ineffective leader, this list of ten missing ingredients is a good start to what…Continue Reading
It isn't easy to create or maintain a culture of accountability, one where people are responsible for their results. Most organizations have too little accountability and struggle to create an environment where it can take hold. Autocratic leaders…Continue Reading
The headline in the New York Times reads, "Shareholder Value Is No Longer Everything, Top C.E.O.s Say."
The article goes on to say, "Nearly 200 chief executives, including the leaders of Apple, Pepsi and Walmart, tried on Monday to redefine the…Continue Reading
The CEO of the company I grew up in would often chastise employees for walking past a small scrap of paper on the floor. She knew you saw the debris and walked by it without making the little effort of throwing it away. She would confront the…Continue Reading