What Is Your Definition of “Brave”?

Posted by on Jul 3, 2014 | No Comments

When I started OnStage Leadership in Dallas in 2009, I hardly knew anyone there.  We had moved to Dallas two years before and I hadn’t really “plugged in”.  At the time I had been traveling a lot for work, so other than spending time with our wonderful neighbors, I felt pretty isolated.  2009 was a watershed year […]

The Responsibility of Leadership

Posted by on Apr 8, 2014 | 2 Comments

An article on the Nine CEO’s With the Worst Reputations is making the rounds this morning on Yahoo!  Now, to be honest, I don’t know how solid this data really is, as it was comprised from mining employee reviews on Glassdoor (and you and I both know that, notoriously, people only review things when they’re […]

Know Thyself

Posted by on Jan 6, 2014 | One Comment

Remember how I said, going into the holiday, that I wanted to “get present” with my family?  I’ve come to realize that there is such a thing as “too much present”.  Between all the  school “conferences”, the never-ending-string-of-holidays, and the weekly snow days, my family has had way too much together-time.  Today, it is with […]

Are You a Finger-Pointer?

Posted by on Oct 17, 2013 | No Comments

It’s impossible to escape these days.  All the finger-pointing going on.  Facebook is flooded with it.  Our media is flooded with it.  It’s become our modus operandi as a culture.  If you post a good rant, you’re rewarded with thousands of likes and followers, so ranting has become the cool thing to do.  I’ve even […]