Category Archives: Tips for Leading Well

Tip For Leading Well: Confront Your Current Reality

Confronting reality is not something that comes easily or naturally for leaders (or anyone for that matter). Reason is, confronting reality usually means there is a problem. And who wants to deal with a problem? Things are not going that well in the organization. Something is broken and needs fixed. There is a behavioral issue that is not being addressed.

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Tip For Leading Well: Be Constructive, Not Critical

When you lead others, one of the greatest challenges you will face is keeping yourself from becoming critical. Leaders expect a lot from people (as they should), and when those expectations are not met, they can quickly become cynical. At first it might happen only occasionally, but over time cynicism sets in and it becomes a habit. Eventually, cynicism leads

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Tip for Leading Well: How’s Your Heart?

If you want to lead others well, then one of the most important things you can do is to check the condition of your heart. And I don’t mean physically (although that’s important too!). When I refer to the condition of your heart, I mean spiritually, relationally, and emotionally. You can either have an caring heart–one that believes the best

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