Find Your Motivation: Improve Performance for You and Your Teams

Find Your Motivation: Improve Performance for You and Your Teams

As 2018 draws to a close, we encourage you to take time for reflection and renewal. For inspiration, we are sharing the Harvard Business Review article, The 3 Things Employees Really Want: Career, Community, Cause to help you think about what motivates you and your...
Sharpen Your Saw With Life Balance

Sharpen Your Saw With Life Balance

Have you heard the parable of the woodcutter straining to cut down a tree? His blade is dull, he is exhausted, but he is too busy to stop to sharpen his saw.   Stephen Covey in The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People talks about the need to Sharpen the Saw – to...

Capacity Framework: Tool for Taking Effective Action

High impact managers and leaders make deliberate decisions about how they are going to accomplish a task. That is the practice that distinguishes a high impact manager and leader. They look at and diagnose a situation. They consider the different ways they can take...
Using Your Superpowers – Taking Action

Using Your Superpowers – Taking Action

I don’t have to be perfect. I have to act. Being a high impact manager and leader isn’t about being perfect. It’s about making the best decisions you can and taking action.   The past two months we’ve explored the steps one and two of being a high impact manager and...