Category High Octane Performance
Are your projects suffering from lack of momentum? Feeling stalled? Wondering why it’s so hard to make progress? The answer may lie in the way you’re handling communications. Projects are a compilation of tasks, often requiring input or work from several people. The way you gain agreement to that input or work will have a […]
If I were to ask you what could get in the way of you achieving your most important goals this week, what would you say? If you’re like the rest of us, your mind will immediately begin rummaging through dozens of half-remembered details and hazy bits of things that should be on a to-do list. […]
Using Inspirational Power and Accountability Language can move you toward growth goals faster than any other leadership approach. This article examines the four power modes and provides practical tips for positive conversations.
For the last five years, most of my clients — as well as the companies I worked for — have been tightening systems and processes. They have good reasons for doing so. Tighter processes decrease error, they provide a way to leverage best practices across the organization, and – most of all – they increase […]
Have you ever seen an empty email inbox – other than your first day on the job, I mean? It’s a beautiful sight. It’s even more beautiful if you’re the owner of said empty inbox. You can have that. You can be that person with the empty inbox and you don’t have to do it […]
Have you ever missed a detail on a project or forgotten to do something that would have moved you closer to reaching a critical goal? I have. It feels terrible. Dropping the ball happens when we have too much going on yet we don’t have a reliable system in place to remind us what to […]
Reading psychology books can be a little like the hypochondriac who goes through life with a Merck manual at his side, looking for symptoms to support a life-long assertion of his imminent death. That’s the thought that was rolling around in my head as I read an informative article called “10 Psychological States You’ve Never […]