organizational leadership

Loyalty, Cohesion, & Accountability

Loyalty, Cohesion, & Accountability

Although they faced insurmountable odds, the men of the 1st Minnesota rallied, fiercely. What can we learn through their bravery and incredible leadership? How can we get our team to stand unified, especially in the middle of a crisis?

Why Effective Communication Isn't Good Enough

Why Effective Communication Isn't Good Enough

When we ask participants what they take away from our workshop, frequently we hear, "We need to communicate better". Great! ...but what EXACTLY does that mean? Jeff suggests 4 simple ways for YOU to be a more effective communicator.

How to Build Trust Within Your Team

How to Build Trust Within Your Team

It’s a fact. Organizations and teams thrive where trust exists. We all want to be part of a team that fully trust each other. Whether your team is a well running trust-fueled machine or a hot mess express, knowing how to build trust within your team is a skill you need to know.

Is Change Always About Doing Something?

Is Change Always About Doing Something?

Consider the fact that in 2004 there were 9,000 Blockbuster stores worldwide, and in 2011 Dish Network bought Blockbuster for a “bargain price” of $320 million. By then Blockbuster had shrunk to 300 stores and filed for bankruptcy in 2010. But beyond being an iconic curiosity, what does this mean for contemporary leaders?