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Everyone needs a mentor

Everyone needs a mentor

Hurting people hurt people. The worst part is, they don’t know they’re hurting and they probably don’t know they’re hurting other people. When you’re in a leadership position and suffering from hurt, it’s hard to detect and can manifest itself in several ways. “You can’t tell you’re hurting, you just know something doesn’t feel good,” […]

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Trust lessons from master muppeteer, Jim Henson

Trust lessons from master muppeteer, Jim Henson

It isn’t easy being green. As creator of Kermit the Frog and Muppet franchise, Jim Henson was the man in charge to a company with hundreds of employees. But unlike other heads of corporate America known for their tyranny and miserable treatment of employees (think the management stylings of Steve Jobs), Jim Henson was known […]

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Feedback, what it is and how you’re doing it wrong

Feedback, what it is and how you’re doing it wrong

Once a year you probably get to sit down with the person you report to and they fill out some paperwork full of grades and the occasional note and this constitutes your review. It’s full of what is supposed to be feedback but really, it’s cryptic and amounts to nothing more than a list of […]

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Empathy: why you want it and how to get it (audio)

Empathy: why you want it and how to get it (audio)

You can listen to it online or download it here. I was invited to present to a group of student leaders at their annual conference. Student leaders are unique in that they don’t often have extensive experience managing other people yet they are called upon to work with a professional staff (who sometimes report to […]

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