There is an old debate about whether leaders are born rather than made.

But what if it’s both, simultaneously?

What if crisis births leaders and shapes them, calling forth more of someone while at the same time molding them to become something more?

Are you using crisis to its greatest advantage and highest potential?


If you’re interested in leaders who have faced tumult and uncertainty and used it to create something greater, you can find my new book, Magnificent Leadership, here on Amazon.

My next openings for working with me directly are in mid-July.  My clients are CEOs and Fortune 1000 senior executives who are successful, talented, ambitious, and have the desire to be magnificent.   To schedule a mutually exploratory conversation:

I’m booking 2019 keynotes now.  My most popular is “Magnificent Leadership® – Keys to Success.”  And I’ve just rolled out another, “Building Self-Correcting™ Teams – the Heart of Innovation.”  For more information: