Leadership is a craft, a combination of learned skills and art which together can create something useful. A craftsman has never “arrived,” because there are always new things to learn and ways to improve. The basics can be learned in a relatively short time but mastery is always at least one step beyond where you are now. [Read more…] about After the Basics, Fight for the Best You
Author and presenter Alain de Botton said, “There is no such thing as work-life balance. Everything worth fighting for unbalances your life.” Business executive Jack Welch also said, “There’s no such thing as work-life balance. There are work-life choices, and you make them, and they have consequences.” And Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg said, “So there’s no such thing as work-life balance. There’s work, and there’s life, and there’s no balance.” [Read more…] about Can’t Find Work-Life Balance? You’re Not Alone.
Axiom: Every system is perfectly designed to generate the results you’re getting. If you want different results, you must change the system. [Read more…] about Think of Your Organization as a Complex System