Tag: Magnificent Leadership®

Churchill’s Secret Circle

I’ve been reading about Churchill’s Secret Circle, the tight group in which he confided, trusted, and sought opinion. For most of 2020, I spoke about…

On this Day

I am re-posting a blog that I wrote last summer: I was looking for a quote from Martin Luther King, Jr. that has always been…

Legacy

Is not for the end. Not a creation or consideration for the twilight hours. It is an inner orientation that we choose to follow. A…

Concierge Consulting for 2021

Not a template. Or a formula. Or a methodology for the masses. Instead: Laser focused.  Attuned.  Tailored. Designed. For you. Your business. Your life. Your…

Idealism

Is not soft. Or empty. Or fluffy. It is generative. Of our ideals. Which are equal parts aspiration and standard. The measures by which we…

A Few of My Favorite Things this Winter

French lessons on Duolingo.  That little green owl makes me laugh. Hot chocolate from Escazu.  You can order their mix, and although it’s not quite…

Still Shaken?

Me, too. That’s a good thing.

I Don’t Have any Answers

And I am short on words. But I better comprehend Lincoln at Gettysburg and our fragility; I know that what we reach for is noble…

Client Road Trip

This month, I’m talking with some of my very best clients on why they chose to work with me.  The selection process alone has yielded…

Buried?

6 things to consider: Is your EA fully leveraged? (I’m trying to think if I’ve ever seen a situation where the answer was yes.) Do…

Sifting Gold from Silt

I’ve been thinking about the vast changes on the business front from last year. Off the top of my head: Remote work, with sometimes added…

It’s Time to Begin Again

We still have some distance to cover before we are on the other side. But it is time to begin again. Time to reimagine and…

Dan Pink’s World Regret Survey

As we finish a difficult year and look toward the promise and renewal of another, I wanted to leave you with Dan Pink’s World Regret…

Drawing from a Deeper Well

After any speech that I give, or in last week’s meeting with my global mastermind, or nestled within the feedback that I receive from clients,…

Declaring a Snow Day

I caught the tail end of a report on NPR this evening where a school administration official had declared a snow day after a great…

Strategy, not Struggle

Have you mapped out yours? Below are the last two questions — of eight — for Strategic Emergence in the new year. Where do you…

Your 2021 Commitment

Professional, personal. To your organization, your team. Most importantly: to yourself. What will it be? Think big. Your first response might not be the one.…

Magnificence Matters

It’s more than merely not being mediocre. It’s about creating a footprint that you’re proud of, that you think was time well spent in the…

October 6 + 7, 2021