If you work with, and study, and write about leaders, like I do, there is one issue that you just can’t escape. Executive compensation. Following a recession that saw trillions of dollars in wealth evaporate, and millions of people displaced […]
I seem to be spending more time these days chatting with my clients about their frontline leaders. This once ignored population of leaders is getting renewed attention from businesses of all shapes and sizes. The reason is simple – frontline […]
Leadership isn’t for the faint of heart. It’s a demanding job and requires real confidence and courage if you are ultimately going to be successful. Yet in many ways, this sense of boldness is lacking among many leaders. Many are […]
There are few stories in professional sports that rival the rise from futility to triumph of Claudio Ranieri, the coach of the now-Premier League champion Leicester City FC. Ranieri was a perennial underachiever as a coach, having been fired from […]
Over the past few weeks, I’ve had three separate conversations with three different leaders from different companies and sectors. And yet, remarkably, the conversations centered on the same, exact problem: a degradation of the leadership in their organizations.