The Pitfalls of Pivoting

The Pitfalls of Pivoting Remember this? These days, in the midst of a global pandemic and economic crisis, it often feels like we are living out this scene every day.  There’s not a day that goes by where people aren’t telling me about how they’re pivoting their product or service.  Some of this is evolutionary, such as […]

Zoom Basics

Zoom Basics Zoom Communications is the partner of choice for our live online sessions at Leaders for Leaders. Below are some tips and links to help ensure that you are ready for your virtual experience. ZOOM OPTIONS There are a few options when joining your Zoom session. Please note, for the best experience choose option […]

How to Take Care of Yourself…when you’re taking care of everyone else.

How to Take Care of Yourself…when you’re taking care of everyone else. Is It Possible? You’ve probably heard the cliché, “If you don’t take care of yourself, you won’t be able to take care of anyone else”.  Right now, however, in the midst of a pandemic that is imposing overwhelming demands on you as a leader, […]

What’s Essential About Your Service?

What’s Essential About Your Service? A LESSON IN SERVANT LEADERSHIP Right now, everyone seems to be chatting about what is and what isn’t deemed an essential service. People are wondering who will make the government lists. Does their service qualify? Will they still have a job during this time of crisis? WHAT IS AN ESSENTIAL […]

How to Stay Strong and Focused while Working From Home

How to Stay Strong and Focused while Working From Home With people working remotely, we understand how hard it can be to develop your team.  Here are two virtual team-building ideas that are easy to deliver and proven to be effective.  Enjoy! Team-Building Discussion How to Stay Strong and Focused while Working From Home (approximately 40 minutes) My […]

Do You Have What It Takes?

Do You Have What It Takes? How to embrace optimism AND realism for leadership resilience. RESILIANCE: – The capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness. – Knowing how to cope in spite of setbacks, or barriers, or limited resources. If there was ever a time that leaders are asking themselves, “Do I have what it takes?” it’s […]

3 Leadership Questions to Ask Yourself In A Crisis

3 Leadership Questions to Ask Yourself In A Crisis Hello everyone.  I hope you’re all doing ok.  I know that for most of you, this is an incredibly challenging time.  Personally, this past week has taken a substantial toll on my business, losing the majority of my bookings in a matter of days.  Like you, I feel the stress […]

Accomplishing Tasks AND Developing Relationships

Accomplishing Tasks AND Developing Relationships As a busy leader we understand how hard it can be to find the time to develop your team.  This is why each month we provide you with two team-building ideas that are easy to deliver and proven to be effective.  Enjoy! Team-Building Activity Accomplishing Tasks AND Developing Relationships (approximately 30 minutes) When your team […]

Manage These 3 Tensions for a Healthy Team

Manage These 3 Tensions for a Healthy Team Imagine you have a meeting coming up where you and your teammates will gather to discuss the upcoming quarter. Which scenario feels most likely to occur in your current work environment? Scenario 1 – You’re dreading the meeting because you don’t always feel like you can trust your […]

Working Collaboratively AND Working Independently

Working Collaboratively AND Working Independently As a busy leader we understand how hard it can be to find the time to develop your team.  This is why each month we provide you with two team-building ideas that are easy to deliver and proven to be effective.  Enjoy! Team-Building Activity Working Collaboratively AND Working Independently (approximately 20 minutes) When your team […]