Friends, Timing may not be everything, but it’s SOME thing. If I had paid attention to timing…oh, if I could take back the advice I gave to a boss, my wife, or a child of mine at moments when they were incapable of hearing it as positive…If I had only have taken the risk … Continued

Best Self Thanks Giving

Friends, [I’ll return next week to the series on the things that undermine best-self leadership. But I’ve got to stop for this awesome holiday.] Instead of a question at the end of RFL, consider this, up front:  Who is the most thanks-giving person you know? Whoever that person is I’m confident you would say these … Continued

Deb Norville,Bob Hoffman and Kim Cameron-Thanks and Appreciation

It’s time to give thanks on the “Everyday Leadership” show! With Thanksgiving kicking off the holiday season, Dan talked with different experts on the different ways someone can show their gratitude. From respecting your peers to positive thinking, there are many ways for you to show appreciation and thanks.

And the Winners Are…

Friends, When I saw The Blind Side, I fell in love with Sandra Bullock.  Watching her acceptance speech I fell in love all over again. See the movie to watch a great mom-as-everyday-leader!  And see any of these awards ceremonies to remember: we don’t accomplish anything great alone.  Oh, there’s a couple goofballs (like the … Continued

Short RFL Long on Thanks

We give Thanks that this is a short week!  And, so I’ll strive for a 40% shorter RFL J On the Everyday Leadership Radio Show I’ll spend both hours with four of the teacher/researchers of the University of Michigan’s Center for Positive Organizational Scholarship.  This group does fascinating work – all from the perspective that’s … Continued