4 Hacks for Boosting Executive Presence

Every now and then, someone throws down a challenge for me to bottom-line a super complex topic.  Recently, it was executive presence.   Perhaps these hacks will support your quest for executive presence too. Manage the Oh Cool….Oh Crap Continuum   We each have a quick gut reaction to knowing that someone will be joining us.  If Read more about 4 Hacks for Boosting Executive Presence[…]

Skills to Stay Afloat

One of the delightful consequences of pausing my travels because of the pandemic is that I can swim in the Gulf of Mexico on a regular basis. At each encounter it commands some focus and attention before proceeding.  Recently the surf has been big enough to remind me of some basic strategies for staying afloat.  Read more about Skills to Stay Afloat[…]

Calling Your Brain Back From Tilt

Times like these make me grateful for the years I’ve spent understanding the basic operating systems of the brain and what they mean for us behaviorally, emotionally and experientially.   While it doesn’t give me any more certainty or stability than anyone else, it does offer a lens through which to watch my own reactions to Read more about Calling Your Brain Back From Tilt[…]

You Had Me at …

“I’ve been waiting all day for this conversation”, John said.   Skipping all the typical niceties of a meet and greet phone call, he raced forward.  “I want to deconstruct the quest of leadership and build a step by step plan that we implement. How long will it take?” In true Jerry Maguire fashion, he had Read more about You Had Me at …[…]