The Law of the Lid: Leadership Ability Determines a Person's Level of Effectiveness The Law of the Lid helps others understand the value of leadership. The lower an individuals ability to lead, the lower the lid on his potential. The higher an individuals ability to lead, the higher the lid on his potential. The McDonald Brothers … Continue reading The Law of The Lid | John Maxwell | 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership
John Maxwell is the undoubted leadership expert. His timeless book, “The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership” has sold over 1 million copies! The book's well written stories guide you through the 21 laws and teach you how to apply each to your life. Along the way, there are many memorable quotes! Here I have assembled 19 Impactful 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership quotes.
So a few weekends ago I was hanging out with my dad, and he said to me... “I have so much to do today, I don’t even know where to start." So you know what he did? He ignored it all and went to a garden show with my son and I instead! So did … Continue reading Who’s Your Data? (How to Properly Use Business Metrics)
To Be a Human Being = Having Problems Something unique about humans is that we have problems. No matter what, we have a struggle to fight against. When things are going great, we find something to call a problem, even manufacturing things to be problems, just so we can have something to battle. So what … Continue reading How To Solve All Your Crummy Little Problems (and Truly Make a Difference)
"Gimme a reason to fight for you, and I’ll fight to the death for free." That's a lyric from a song called High Class Catastrophe by a punk band named Hot Water Music. It's come to mean something special to me of late. Let me explain... In leadership, there is a CONNECTION that we build with … Continue reading Slower is Faster with People
Wait Time Can Make Customers Upset, or it Can Be Used to Make an Impact Imagine you are visiting somewhere for the first time and you walk in the lobby to someone 20 feet in front of you chewing gum and waiting for you to get directly in front of them before they will even … Continue reading How To Win Customers During Wait Time
I want to talk about a common, and sadly mistaken, business expression...going over someone's head. More specifically going over your boss's head. Or for leaders, an employee going over your head. There's no such thing as "going over someone's head". If one of your employees oversteps you in the chain of command to get help, … Continue reading There is No Such Thing as Going Over Your Boss’s Head
If you’d like to get a Monday Morning message from me with 3 strategies to prime you for a killer week, then sign up for my free Monday Morning 3 Point Primer. There's nothing more important than talent selection.If you feel stuck, and unable to enact your vision, improving your hiring is the fastest way to … Continue reading 10 Steps to better Interviewing and Hiring | Win the War for Talent