Work Relationships Matter: Empathy Transformation

In the previous blog post, I introduced you to the first of the three prongs of my transformation process: humility. It consists of ego control, the golden rule (do unto others as you’d want them to do unto you), no spin truth, and lifting others up by letting their...

Work Relationships Matter: Humility

“Good, better best, never let it rest, until your good becomes your better and your better becomes your best,” John Cassis. Let that sink in. If you are good at what you do or being who you are could you be better? Every day I am trying to be a little bit better than...

Work Relationships Matter: Lessons Learned from Golf

As leaders, we have goals, plans, and strategies. In our minds, we envision how meetings are going to go or how projects are going to take shape. One of my former bosses was an avid golfer. He used to schedule executive planning retreats. We’d spend an hour in a...

Work Relationships Matter: Practicing What I Preach

Working in organizations has its benefits. I can accomplish more with like-minded people than I could working alone. Although like-minded people share the same general goal the methods used to achieve it may differ. At this point in my life, I am not interested in...