The 8 Ps of Exceptional Leadership-Blog 8

People-Centered:  The Motivational Moments Great Leaders Seek to Create We recently celebrated Valentine’s Day.  This is one of the most celebrated holidays of the year.  It serves as an opportunity to express sentiment to people who add great meaning to our lives and warmth to our hearts. It can also be a stressful time of the year because we often struggle to find the gift that the person will...
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8Ps of Leadership-Blog 7 – Be Prepared

Prepared:  The Defining Moment of Leaders Who Are Self-Aware The New Year’s Eve celebration has come and gone. You have already brought in 2016 with a fireworks-filled bang. Now you are facing 365 days of fresh opportunities. The feelings of excitement flood your mind.  It is a time of reflection, redirection and progression. You begin to plan a vision for how you want your life to change....
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Principle 6-Predictable-A Necessary Characteristic of an Effective Leader

  In business, leaders must be consistent in what they say and do. If there is no consistency in their actions, then their credibility becomes questionable. While our leadership styles may be unique, our behaviors establish how we are perceived by those we lead.  My topic for this blog is “Predictable”. Leaders must understand what being predictable means and how it affects relationships,...
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8 Ps of Leadership Blog 5 Be Proactive

Proactive:  Having the Courage to Lead   There were three men who faced a dire situation. The elements of nature threatened their safety. Each man had an illness that deprived him of his health and endangered his longevity. With their food supply dwindling, the men’s hopes diminished. One man rose abruptly from the ground with determination etched like stone in his face. He rallied the men to...
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8-Ps of Leadership-Blog 4

Prioritize:  The Time-Saving Method That Balances Leaders’ Lives The laidback euphoria of another weekend has elapsed into the typical Monday morning. Back-to-back meetings have filled the first half of your day. As you try to focus on their agendas, your smart phone chimes every few seconds. Your inbox is full of emails from colleagues, employees, and prospective clients who need your input on...
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