“Everyday Leadership” favorite Ellen Galinsky talked to Dan about the six characteristics of an effective and flexible work environment, and they affect the family environment.
Who Authorized You?
19 September 2016 5:36 AM | 2 Comments
I am in the middle of an experiment in the course I am teaching to Masters in Public Policy students at Berkeley. I share this for two reasons that I hope you will find value in, and which I will explain in the 2 numbered […]Read More
Dirty Management Truth: What’s Up?
06 September 2016 5:26 AM | 2 Comments
Dirty truth: Most of us were never taught how to manage an individual, and especially when that individual goofed up. We mimic our parents, bosses, Murphy Brown, Donald Trump. We dislike it. They dislike it. It’s just something that has to be done, like vomiting […]Read More
2 Ways to Make a Really Tough Call – Opening to Wisdom
29 August 2016 3:13 AM | 5 Comments
We all face times where we go back and forth on a difficult decision that we have: Do you accept the job offer? Do you let somebody go? Do you hire person X or person Y? Do you raise a tough issue with your partner, […]Read More
Improv Your Way to Being a Winner-Leader
15 August 2016 4:43 AM | 2 Comments
There’s a wonderful movie out called Don’t Think Twice. It’s directly about Improv — so enjoy some very funny scenes. Yet it moves beyond Improv to Improv’s relationship with mainstream “show business.” And, as Keegan-Michael Key shared with Stephen Colbert it actually moves well beyond that […]Read More
Don’t Be a Leader in a Bubble
08 August 2016 7:37 AM | 5 Comments
As we swim in the national soup of a presidential campaign, the best learning about leadership lies outside the usual back-and-forth. Whether we are leading in an office or company, a school or family, a church or neighborhood, we have to grapple with IMPRESSIONS and […]Read More
- Who Authorized You?