Team Building the Right Way for Quick Cohesion

The post before last was about finding balance in your life, based on information from the book  Breaking the Trust Barrier, by JV Venable.  If you recall, Venable was a commander and demonstration leader of the Thunderbirds, the USAF’s elite demonstration team. In addition to balance, the author addresses building …

Bad Habits Can Spread from You to Your Team

A good friend forwarded a Harvard Business Review article to me: Leading Teams: If You Multitask During Meetings, Your Team Will, Too. I found it interesting and right on!  I think we each occasionally find ourselves guilty of the bad habits noted in this article.  Take a few minutes to read …

Leadership and Gratitude

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and a perfect time for reflecting on the people we are grateful for in our personal and professional lives. Find ways to demonstrate gratitude all year long! Important characteristics of Leadership In my workshops and retreats discussing leadership, there are many important leadership characteristics …