All People Are Motivated

I have spoken with many leaders who get frustrated with the “unmotivated” person on their team. In this episode, I’m challenging the idea that anyone is unmotivated, and offering some thoughts on how to both find a person’s motivation and steer that motivation towards doing the important work of the organization. Additional Leadership Resources Take […]

Use Person First Language

In talking with a friend of mine recently (Dr. Ashley Perkins-Shogren), I learned a phrase to better describe a communication pattern that I’ve been trying to describe for years. She is a mental health advocate, and you can see her TEDx talk on YouTube. In this episode, I’m exploring the idea of person first language. […]

Work the Problem

This weeks episode was inspired by something I heard Jason Hayes (Team leader on the TV show Seal Team) say. The concept focuses on separating business problems from relationship problems and how to focus our efforts so we can solve both. Additional Leadership Resources Take our free DISC Assessment. Download our free report, The First […]