What If Wednesday – What if …. it just sucks?

What If Wednesday – What if …. it just sucks?

Yeah, I know. I’m usually positive. And in the long run I am. But today it’s tough and unfortunately, it’s going to get much worse before it gets better. Half of you are trying to support staff you have furloughed and save your businesses. The other...
What If Wednesday – What If….We Stop

What If Wednesday – What If….We Stop

If you are anything like me, when life gets crazy, you get moving. You solve problems. You start running, faster than before and it’s not like you were sitting still at the start. If you think of the pandemic like a weather disaster, at the beginning it’s a mad...
Monday morning

Monday morning

Good morning.  I just wanted to say that. To let you know I hope you are well.  Physically and emotionally safe and more. To remind you to take that deep breath and take care of yourself first, so you can lead and care for others.  To remind you that while things are...
What If Wednesday – What if…we just breathe

What If Wednesday – What if…we just breathe

I had all kinds of ideas for this week. Crisis management. Remote work. Risk Management. But seriously, who wants to read that stuff this week? It’ll wait. Right now, just about everyone I know is feeling anxious – about COVID19, about kids being out of school, about...
Be Well and Lead Well

Be Well and Lead Well

One of the things I do is help leaders manage the mess, communicate in crisis and prepare to move forward. It’s really critical that we all put facts over fear and practice good communication. Some of our leaders do this naturally. Not all. So here is a list, in...
What If Wednesday – What If There is Another Way.

What If Wednesday – What If There is Another Way.

A big part of how people learn about my work and iLead Strategies is hearing me speak. It’s one of my very favorite things to do.  This week though, amid concerns about the coronavirus, two speaking events have been canceled. It t is probably the right call but...