executive presence

Success in your new role

Success in your new role

How can you be successful when you take on a new role? Here are three ideas and what to do about them: 1) Remember that now you are "the boss;" 2) Design a learning plan; 3) Create coalitions. The second article gives you some more detail about how to create a learning plan. I hope you find this helpful!

Labor Day - Work smarter this fall

Labor Day - Work smarter this fall

Pick one idea and try it, or make up your own and try it. Commit to something, refine it and let it lead you to a different future. The more quickly you turn a new habit into a routine, the less effort and willpower it requires. The goal is to "embed" your new habit so you don't have to think about it, just like brushing your teeth or reading to your kids when they go to bed, just part of the routine.

The three R's of influence

The three R's of influence

Influence is a process, not an event. Influence is one of the most important tools to help you move forward. Start now. Pick one R you want to work on and pick one thing you will do to increase your Relevance, Rapport or Reciprocity. Let me know what you decide to work on and how it goes!