Archive for September, 2007

  • Emotional Intelligence When Hard Change Must Come

    Emotional Intelligence When Hard Change Must Come

    Friends,  I frequently write what I feel I must learn, and so it is today.  Daniel Goleman teaches about “emotional intelligence” and the practice of “self-regulation.”*  It’s a practice especially necessary if you are facing the fact that reality must give way to major change.  […]

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  • Warning- RFL Contains Moral Views About Political Leadership

    Warning- RFL Contains Moral Views About Political Leadership

    Dear Friends, You may not want to read today’s column if you are looking for a message that is simple, positive and very directly related to an average workplace setting.  You also may not want to read it if you are set against asking any […]

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  • Challenged by The Leadership Challenge

    Challenged by The Leadership Challenge

    Friends, Today, I want to offer high-level thoughts on the practices of leadership, and recommend a great book if you want to explore these thoughts deeper. There must be a thousand books on leadership.* I have found one most foundational and I return to it […]

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  • Get Crazy and Bring Someone Along With You

    Get Crazy and Bring Someone Along With You

    Friends, I write this on Sunday night. The wind is howling through the trees and rattling the windows in cottages all around the Mackinac Straits. In 9 hours, 50 swimmers will enter the Straits to swim the four mile distance from the Upper Peninsula of […]

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