Motivation

The Power of Recognition

The number one job complaint hasn’t changed in decades – the lack of recognition.  According to employees, “You can do a hundred things right and not hear a darn thing about it. You do one thing wrong, and they’re right on your back.” That makes me wonder. Why do so few leaders do a truly outstanding job of recognizing their …

integrity and leadership

Integrity and Leadership

I don’t get angry very often, but I’m angry. I’m angry at the huge amount of fraud, deceit, and downright lying that has become commonplace among some so-called leaders, public servants, and politicians. I’m angry at all the supposed leaders who intentionally misled their employees, saying their company was solid and their stock was valuable, while at the same time …

Leadership and the Power of Hope

In 2008, Barack Obama’s entire Presidential campaign was centered on hope and change. It got him elected and easily re-elected in 2012. You will have to decide whether or not he accomplished the task of re-instilling your hope. In 2016, the same thing is happening. Whether you love or hate Donald Trump, his huge numbers of followers believe he will …