45 Seconds on Leadership

DO “This is Important”

45 Seconds on Leadership! What do we say when we have something important to tell someone? We say: “This is important!” But you know what makes something really important to people: When we “DO” this is important. I once knew a very busy CIO who was trying to lead a change to a new technology. […]

Listening Has Its Benefits.

45 Seconds on Leadership! When people feel heard …they’ll do REMARKABLE things. The leaders at Pixar needed a 10% cut in costs. They had ideas. But instead they listened and got ideas from their people. Their people got engaged and offered great ideas. Their very best idea…the idea that was most popular…it wouldn’t cut costs […]