When things go wrong, keep calm, and lead on 

Wherever you are in the world this week you are probably hearing about the Queen Elisabeth’s Platinum Jubilee. Personally, I’m impressed. Not with the pageantry around it, although some bits were really impressive, but with the amazing fact that this woman has been a successful leader for 70 years. This makes her the longest-reigning female […]

How to drive employee engagement in 4 steps

Each Monday morning most of your people are already NOT motivated to do the work you’ve hired them to do.If you think otherwise, look at the global statistics: According to Gallup World Poll:“The bulk of employees worldwide — 63% — are “not engaged,” meaning they lack motivation and are less likely to invest effort in organizational goals […]

Gratitude at the end of 2020

As the year 2020 is coming to an end, I’d like to invite you to join me in a short moment of gratitude for the gifts of this transformative year. I realize that it has been a terrible year for many individuals and businesses, including my own family and my own business. But at the […]