Articles: Senior Leadership

Five Leadership Styles: Which Style Are You?

There is no right leadership style and no wrong leadership style. Every leader has their own unique voice and their own individual approach to people and projects. Being effective as a leader means understanding your style and staying true to it. Finding your own voice comes first. It also means bringing others into your inner […]

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What is Vision and Why Does it Matter?

The drama began on October 4, 1957. It’s one of history’s most compelling examples of the power of vision. That was the day Americans looked into the night sky and realized they had been beat into space. Sputnik 1 was the first man-made object to orbit the earth. In light of the United States’ spectacular […]

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The Real Power of Positive Praise: A True Story

I had just taken over a small group of radio stations, and we were cash-starved. Due to poor management of those who had preceded us and rapid industry deregulation, creditors were knocking at our door on a daily basis and paychecks were routinely 1-2 weeks late. A new surprise—not the good kind, like an IRS […]

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Credibility: You Can’t Lead Without It

Remove the foundation from under a house, and the building collapses. Remove the engine from a car, and it can’t be driven anywhere. Remove oxygen from the air, and people stop breathing. Pick your metaphor, and you’ll be correct about credibility. Remove it from leadership and all is lost. What is Credibility? Credibility is the […]

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