How Do You Approach Your Work?

How you approach your work matters. You don’t have to repeat…

The Surprising Skills Needed in the Future

It's a chaotic, fast-changing time we live in. Automation, artificial…

Why It's Better to Ask for Help

I actually think the same things do make most people happy. The…

Invest in Learning, Invest in Your Future You

This is a world of immediacy, a world of now. It's a world of…

Why Is It So Hard to Live Up To Our Values?

I've known communication experts with dysfunctional relationships,…

What's Possible If We Ignore What Other People Think?

“Care about what other people think and you will always be…

Three Ridiculous Myths About Leadership

This article is excerpted and edited from my new book, Small…

The Science of Controlling Your Own Destiny

Why waste time proving over and over how great you are, when…

You Can Reduce Election Stress and Up Your Game

Your value to an organization is not in the hours you clock,…

Stop Being Afraid of Getting Fired

Yes, you could lose your job for being inept, incompetent, missing…

Speed up to Slow Down. And Other Secrets of Great Coaches.

"If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have time…

A Small Shift to Ask More Powerful Questions

Typewriters with ribbons, developed in the 1950s, were excellent…

What You *Have* to Do or What You *Get* to Do

What are you thinking about when you are thinking about the things…

Your New Idea Is Not Where You Think It Is

In the 1950s, in rural Oklahoma, at a place called Robbers Cave,…

Vulnerability Is Courage, Is Impact

Here’s an idea that might be slowing you down. Do you ever…

How to Recognize the Mindset of Your Company

Think of a time in your life when you were doing something…

Why Successful People Don't Believe in Comparisons

"Comparison is the death of joy." - Mark Twain I don't mean…

Why the Best Leaders Reward Defiance

In 1959 the Revolutionaries finally forced the Cuban president,…

Better Decisions Begin with More Beautiful Questions

Recently our family traveled to the Virgin Islands for a vacation.…

Snap Out of the Trance of Unworthiness

The 13-year old boys walked off the field kicking dirt and shaking…