Rise to the occasion

Rise to the occasion

We cannot be lulled into believing that what we are experiencing is an acceptable new normal.
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Engage the new workforce

Engage the new workforce

Are you ready to engage the new workforce as it continues to rapidly evolve?
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Need a friend? Get a dog

Need a friend? Get a dog

If you want advice, get a board of directors
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Change is good…you go first

Change is good…you go first

“It is a terrible thing to look over your shoulder when you are trying to lead – and find no one there.” - Franklin Delano Roosevelt As a leader, your actions have a direct impact ...
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Get your stuff together

Get your stuff together

[caption id="attachment_322212" align="alignright" width="200"] Leadership[/caption] For most who travel through Milwaukee’s General Mitchell International Airport, we see a sign as ...
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Revisiting the kindergarten report card

Revisiting the kindergarten report card

When I was a kindergartner, we had a two-page report card. Page one had to do with the basic academic skills we were trying to master, like reading, writing and arithmetic. Page two ...
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Grow your managers

Grow your managers

Creating a leadership development process isn’t so hard if you know what to do. That’s why so few companies don’t have a legitimate one, even though they say they do. “Yes, we ...
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Keep the faith

Keep the faith

There is an old saying, “The family that prays together stays together.” But is it true?  “The factor that enables family businesses to rise to the top is trust,” Henry ...
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‘Attitude: Develop a Winning Mindset on and Off the Court’

‘Attitude: Develop a Winning Mindset on and Off the Court’

In “Attitude: Develop a Winning Mindset on and Off the Court,” Jay Wright shares lessons he has learned from his career as coach of the Villanova University men's basketball team to ...
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Break the stalemate

Break the stalemate

Has your organization ever been caught up in a stalemate? It could be a deadlock between union and management. It could be that some issue has split the senior management team. It ...
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Finding common ground

Finding common ground

During and since the brutal presidential campaign and election, it has been very clear that America is a divided country. With that fact in mind, I am reminded of profound words from ...
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What to expect from Trump

What to expect from Trump

Recently, I was the guest on the “All Business” radio program on WTMJ-AM 620. I was interviewed on the topic of leadership. Much to my surprise (but delight), one of the first ...
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