Leadership Story to Inspire If you ask people what kind of things they want in a leader – a compassionate leader would be at the top of the list for most. In this day and age we need more compassionate and thoughtful leaders like the following story. As Gandhi stepped aboard a train one day, […] Read more
caring leadership story
I shared a story several years ago called, “Why You Must Call ‘Time-out’ and Celebrate” as a gust blogger on Teamwork and Leadership. In summary it was about a little girl I referred to as “Bookworm” who was part of a 5th grade basketball team I coached. The theme was the importance of taking time out to celebrate […] Read more
Leadership Story – Who are you feeding? I recently read, “The Five Secrets You Must Discover Before You Die,” by John Izzo. I would highly recommend it! You can get it here. Izzo asks the questions, “If today were your last day on Earth, what would you change about your life?” What would you hold […] Read more
Inspiring Leadership Story I just finished reading a really good book – “The Power of Nice – How to Conquer the Business World with Kindness.” I would highly recommend it to all leaders. In the book the authors tell a story of General Dwight D. Eisenhower that I had never heard before, but touched me deeply […] Read more
I had just assumed a new position as Senior Manager for a Service Desk (“Help Desk”) for a major outsourcing firm. Between the existing workload and the new work that was flooding in, I felt like I was “meeting myself coming and going”.