Leadership

Power of Contrarians: How to Move from Judgment to Curiosity

It’s easy enough to develop relationships and influence with those who you have a lot in common with and agree with about many things. It’s far more challenging to increase your influence with those who you don’t have a lot in common with, or who often don’t agree...

The Truth About Listening to Move You from Powerless to Influential

Today it seems as if people have more differing opinions more than ever and our tolerance of difference is limited. Part of appreciating differences is the ability to truly listen to others thoughts, opinions and perspectives. It’s the attuning of our listening muscle...

Don’t Be Your Own Best Kept Secret: Strategies for Increasing Your Visibility

Being visible is critical to increasing your level of influence. It’s tough to be influential when you are your best kept secret. One way of building your level of visibility is to give more, help more, provide more generosity and kindness. Part of the “stickiness” to...

A Growth Mindset Unlocks Curiosity and Inspires Breakthrough Thinking

In times of fierce change and endless plate shifting in our environment, having a growth mindset is foundational to shaping and developing who you are as a leader – your perspectives, decision making ability and capacity to move quickly. That means taking a position...