Accountability vs. Authority

I recently had the privilege of speaking on a few of “the pearls” in Expect to Win at All Children’s Hospital in Tampa Florida and had the honor of meeting with the terrific leader of the hospital, Dr. Jonathan Ellen. In our meeting, the conversation moved towards...

Blog for Week July 20: L-E-A-D-E-R

This is the last in my short reflections on Leadership. In the previous weeks,  I have given you a few short thoughts regarding what I consider to be powerful, authentic leadership: L- Leverage. Great leaders understand leverage: they know how to obtain leverage from...

Blog for Week of February 21, 2010 – Ineffective Leadership

Ineffective Leadership At a recent speaking engagement, I was asked, “What have you learned about effective leadership styles and ineffective leadership styles?” Without hesitation, I answered, “A long term ineffective leader is someone who employs “My Way or The...