Working hard in leadership is not something someone asks you to do. Once you begin your leadership role, you already know hard work is what you do. As a leader, you fall in love with what you do and the people you serve. Then you discover people you serve love what they do and you. … Continue reading L.O.V.E. In Leadership
January 16-22,2022 Celebrate We can find something to celebrate every day! The solution to the problem of negative effects is positive actions! If you want to turn problem frowns into solution smiles, find things to celebrate! My husband, Zeke, celebrates his birthday this week. He thinks we should celebrate every day, so we will! Why … Continue reading Solution Weekly January 16-22, 2022
“Culture shock is the feeling of disorientation experienced by someone when they are suddenly subjected to an unfamiliar culture and way of life. It can be caused by a range of things, both big and small, such as unfamiliar greetings and hand gestures, strange food, and difficult language barriers. This unfamiliarity can lead to symptoms … Continue reading Cultural Shock today
Some days we may find it hard to stay motivated. Life can bring us an opportunity, a challenge, and adventures at times. As you look at the quote from Mother Tersesa and her look at life what can you connect with at this moment in time? Have you had opportunities in life? Are you amid … Continue reading Staying Motivated
I believe you can always find something to celebrate! Many people will say holidays were created so people in the card business could sell more cards. Sounds like a great business plan. However, I don't think that is a factual statement. A fact check opportunity for someone. October marks the start of fall for me, … Continue reading October is a time to celebrate!
If you are a parent, you may have given the chore of taking out the garbage to one of your children. Maybe it is your partner's responsibility or yours alone. No matter who is responsible, I think we can all agree it stinks! Have you ever considered we accumulate garbage in other places? I am … Continue reading Time to take out the Garbage!
The beauty of nature is impressive to me, and I enjoy it all the time we can appreciate it all. We just had the opportunity to spend nine days with my sister-in-law and her husband in Gulf Shores, Alabama. Each day from our balcony, we saw dolphins jumping, swimming, and diving. In addition, we saw … Continue reading Butterflies mean more
One of Merriam-Webster’s definitions for the word “intention” is “a determination to act in a certain way.” As we look at words and their meanings, we often find ourselves thinking of additional ones. When you think of intention, what do you think of? I think of commitment. We take time to establish goals, make plans, … Continue reading What is your Intention?
The Lead Change Group has many opportunities to gain insight from many thought leaders. Look to leaders in all areas, not in just your area. Business, Education, Non-Profit, and leaders in all organizations can offer strategies, tips, and solutions. Use the link below to view my article and then explore more at the site. https://leadchangegroup.com/unpacking-the-bags-to-leadership/
As we face our days ahead, do you think about protection? The protection for self, others, and organization. Do you think about risk? Are you willing to take risks, support risks, and encourage risk? Leaders must be willing to ask questions, challenge assumptions, and share dissenting views, even at the risk of disrupting a collegial … Continue reading Do we have the courage?