Hearken Ye…..

Hearken YeIn the September 12 New York Times, OpEd columnist David Brooks wrote a refreshingly apolitical opinion piece that is a worthwhile reflection on aspects of leadership that are as pertinent today as they were in the stories that formed the Old Testament.  It’s worth a read for this reason alone. Continue reading

The Neglected Basics of Leadership

“I don’t think the leadership training the company offered was all that great,” observed Rebecca.  “It was long on process, but short on basics.”  And what, I wanted to know, did she mean by ‘basics’?  “The fundamental instincts you need to call on to be really effective in everyday situations as a leader,” she replied. Continue reading