A long time ago, I was asked to take on a new opportunity, leading an organization that was the ugly duckling. Every organization has a team that no one really wants to leave their functioning team to take on the challenge of the team from hell. What helps them be labelled “that team?” From the
The other day, I had a call from a past colleague that was struggling with a situation he was dealing with from his team. He was telling me that he had a couple of his team that were sabotaging his actions to improve the team and overall performance of the team. After a couple of pointed questions to understand what he
Is it just me, or are others growing increasingly frustrated with our Arizona Governor Doug Ducey. The latest in a series of bait and switch came out with him signing the bill allowing vouchers for education. Last year, he was all for Prop 123 and selling it as a way to help increase funding for
I have been a boss for quite some time. I always wanted to know exactly what my team thought about me… Was I a good boss? I was consulting a client and he was asking the same question. I thought why not help out. It could be fun… Where I worked for most of my
The past month, I have volunteered to help out on the social media team for Presidential candidate Gary Johnson. It has been interesting to say the least. Got to love the internet. Everything is cool until it gets contentious. I have had a few situations that have made me sit back and focus on my mission.