When There’s Conflict—Deal With It!

It’s your first day as a “leader” and you’re basking in the glow of your advancement! Life is good, your ego is riding high from your promotion, your first cup of morning coffee is perfect, and you’re

Strong Leaders Turn Conflict Into Opportunities for Change

As a leader, you should expect a fair amount of uncomfortable conflict as part of your role. Conflict is an inevitable part of the job. At some point in time, members of your team will disagree with you, or with each

What Is Woke Leadership?

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I’ve been thinking a lot recently about the idea of “woke” leadership. The word “woke” has become prominent in the current cultural zeitgeist, and came to the forefront through recent movements to bring about sexual, lifestyle, and racial

You Gotta Trust Your People!

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Hey GLC readers! This month’s blog highlights the 10th anniversary of Bill’s book “

Why the Difference Between Incidental and Intentional Courage Matters

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You are a courageous person.   I know that because I know that you have done courageous things in your life already.  You were courageous the day your parents dropped you off