Scary things that keep me up at night

Scary things that keep me up at night

I don’t know about you, all that is going on in the world sometimes gets to me. Whether it’s uncertainty about health care and elections, gun violence, or just closing business, there is plenty to be anxious about swirling around us. This weekend it got me...
Treadmill Moving Too Fast?

Treadmill Moving Too Fast?

So as if trying to change the world while having a life weren’t enough in a crazy world, having the holidays tied up in a bow for is the icing on the stress cake for so many. But it doesn’t actually have to be that way. Here are 4 easy tips to get things under...
Tackling Turbulence – Part 1

Tackling Turbulence – Part 1

Uncertainty and constant turbulence have become our new normal. For so many of us, whether non-profit leader, government executive, or entrepreneur, it has been a summer of change, uncertainty and opportunity. How can we successfully lead through it? It would be easy...
5 Tips for Thriving in Transitions

5 Tips for Thriving in Transitions

Transitions are the name of the game in 2017. Not just in government but in business and in life. As a colleague at IBM said, “The world has never moved this fast before and will never move this slow again.” Organizational changes are no longer things that happen one...
Who Are You and Who Cares – Feb 2015 news

Who Are You and Who Cares – Feb 2015 news

IN THIS ISSUE *  Who Are You and Who Cares? *  What’s Julie Up To? WHO ARE YOU AND WHO CARES? Who we are as leaders is as important as what we do. And all those we lead or work with care. That may seem like a tall order but anyone can be taught to act in a...
Career 2.0 Highlights iLead Strategies CEO, Julie Jakopic

Career 2.0 Highlights iLead Strategies CEO, Julie Jakopic

   We all should have the chance to live the life we truly desire. The one in which we get to make money, do good and have fun. Starting iLead Strategies was my road there and the one that enables me to support other leaders in leading well, living well and making a...