Decisions During Crisis PT.2 (TGIM #233)

Value Adds in This Article (and Pt.1):  Learn to birth opportunity from any difficult time   Leadership badge: how to handle adversity  Move from trial to turning point Must Reads to Partner With: Crucial Conversations (Paterson, Grenny, McMillian, Switzler) Transcendence (Rosenthal) When Life Feels Unbearable with CALM Unattainable  TGIM readers and leaders. Leaders ARE readers by …

Decisions During Crisis PT.1 (TGIM #233)

Value Adds in This Article and Pt.2:  Learn to birth opportunity from any difficult time   Leadership badge: how to handle adversity  Move from trial to turning point Must Reads to Partner With: Crucial Conversations (Paterson, Grenny, McMillian, Switzler) Crucial Accountability (Paterson, Grenny, McMillian, Switzler) Trust & Respect Are Earned on Difficult Ground TGIM winners. It’s …

TGIM – Series Rebirth (returning June 24th!)

Readers, After much transition and some exciting new developments (and a number of requests I can no longer ignore), I will be relaunching the bi-weekly TGIM newsletter. I’ll be kicking things back off Monday June 24th with a ***special feature*** on the 5 qualities that EVERYONE needs to implement to take their game to the …

Agency, Executive/Retained Search Firm or Traditional Headhunter? Who should I engage?

Traditional Headhunters – highly specialized single searches with bases from $150K-$800K (SVP, CEO) Executive/Retained Search Firms – niche/specialist single searches with high base salaries ($100K-$200K approx) Contingent/Agency/In House/HR – sub $100K base salary searches one or multiple positions (manager & below). Two lines in and I’ve already ruffled a few wing tips. Especially those in …

LEADERSHIFT – why it matters to your company’s future

I Thought it Was ‘Leadership?’ Shae Beth and I recently returned from a game changing weekend with the world’s finest leadership expert, John C Maxwell. If you haven’t yet got a copy of his latest book Leadershift, you’re already behind the curve. We won’t judge you. The most effective CEO’s that I have personally placed, the …

So you’re a CFO. That don’t impress AI much…

Why your EQ and People Skills May Just Save You. Hopefully. **HOT TOPIC ALERT**. You said it Shania. Technical skills are rapidly being replaced by Bertie (the Bot) who, most of the time, is software based and invisible. I don’t know what’s more frustrating than being replaced by someone or something that you can’t see/meet …