Blog Category: General

Winning Teams Have Effective Core Leadership

November 9, 2011 by Speakers' Spotlight

I was again reminded of this fact while working with three teams in Europe over the past month. It was clear that the level of core leadership on each team directly correlated with that team’s succe...

Occupied with Excuses!

November 2, 2011 by Speakers' Spotlight

I wish I knew when one officially gets old. I suppose it’s different for each person but for me, I have a disturbing clue. I think it’s when you find yourself saying, “These kids nowadays!”...


The Case for Optimism and Global Economic Recovery

October 28, 2011 by Speakers' Spotlight

I was in Billings, Montana recently, speaking at the annual meeting of a financial group. The audience included a large cross section of business executives from throughout the Midwest. My talk centr...


Kids Are Not Bananas

October 27, 2011 by Speakers' Spotlight

What you are about to read could sound like bragging - but I promise you, it's more of a confession than a badge of honour. Here it is: I lasted three years without yelling at my kids.

Jessica Holmes