Category Archives: Information

On Being Thick-Skinned

By | October 28, 2021

[October 28, 2021]  A well-known characteristic of great leaders is a thick-skinned personality. This is only possible when the leader is one that possesses extensive, broadly-based, and relevant experiences. Yet, this does not necessarily mean the leader is arrogant or uncaring. In the best of leaders, being thick-skinned means also being humble and optimistic. Being thick skinned means… Read More »

Self-Awareness and Success

By | October 24, 2021

[October 24, 2021]  For the past several weeks, I’ve put extra emphasis on the importance of character in leadership. Today’s article is no exception.  But I would like to take a different twist and discuss how crucial self-awareness is for personal growth and success with others. Leadership today involves navigating some of the most difficult situations without any… Read More »

Creating Unity

By | October 23, 2021

[October 23, 2021] Over the past few years, we have witnessed leaders of several countries who failed decisively to unite their nations.  Socialist leaders do a better job, although they typically use brute force – or threat of force – to achieve that end.  Political leaders in democratic nations generally have a more complex environment to creating unity. … Read More »

The Leader Ability to Forgive

By | October 19, 2021

[October 19, 2021]  One of the most misunderstood and misinterpreted characteristic of a leader is the ability to forgive.  Rarely talked about and while practiced by many, unevenly applied. Leaders who practice forgiveness will benefit everyone in their organization and simultaneously retain the best worker talent and improve performance. People make mistakes – some unintentional and some by… Read More »