Authentic Leaders are Self-Aware

Authenticity, Legacy, Authentic Leader, Self-Aware, Confident Vulnerability, Awareness, Self-Improvement, Values, Vision, Affirmations, Assessment, Development Tools, Habits, Practices, Strengths, Strengths Based Leadership, StrengthsFinder, Leadership Coach

When I reflect on Authenticity I think of the retirement celebration I attended for someone who had worked in the same office for 38 years. She experienced many obstacles, challenges and adversity in leadership during those 38 years, always handling everything with integrity and courage. Throughout the celebration I heard over and over again how […]


Tackling Engagement with Technology

employee engagement, technology, tools, regular check-in, key objective, Gamification, peer-to-peer recognition, low-commitment employees, Strengths Based Leadership, StrengthsFinder, leadership coach

Is it time to ditch the annual performance review for a more engaged and timely feedback processes? I think so. Timely acknowledgement and recognition of work well done can be as simple as an email, or better yet, a short handwritten note. Taking the time to celebrate accomplishments will go a long way for morale. […]