Lead yourself

Standard

Before trying to understand what motivates and drives your team for results, have you taken the time and space to figure out what makes YOU tick? It’s amazing how many people operate by inertia and don’t identify their own drivers, just because they’re caught up in the daily grind and pressured to meet that next deadline. Breathe, reflect, know yourself. It’s essential if you’re going to try to lead others.

Advertisements

Leadership embraces balance

Standard

IMG_20160408_104042_340

Many times, achieving professional results will mean having to sacrifice personal and family time. That’s just the way it is.

But you have to keep score… and an unyielding promise to even that score (with yourself and your loved ones) once you achieve said results.