Are one of these habits your downfall?

The other night my husband, Mike, made an innocuous claim about how long a drive he had to do alone was. He overestimated. I knew he had the number of

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What you know is not enough

It’s springtime! Mother’s Day is approaching. The weather is warming up, and I’m back to my morning walks. It’s a peaceful time when I reflect on things I hear (and

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Why you should try and be bad at it

Last week, I asked what makes you better. As someone who believes in continuous learning, this is something I think about a lot.   I wrote about two communities that

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What Makes You Better?

Last July was a very busy month with two different community events; the MG100 and the National Speakers Association (NSA). I have written often about the Marshall Goldsmith community, and

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Decisions are hard!

It’s official! I have a wolverine. My son, James, has accepted his admission into the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.   I am having all the

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Do you make a strong first impression?

Studies suggest that it only takes about 7 seconds to form an opinion about someone. Yikes! As an intelligent species, we quickly absorb information and form conclusions. The challenge arises

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What do you need to reframe?

I hate selling.   I admit it. I have actually been incredibly uncomfortable promoting The Connected Leader Course in every newsletter the last few weeks.   I even went to the backend

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You Control Your Interpretations

Years ago, I launched a course based on my book, which evolved over time and is now part of the foundation of The Connected Leader Course.   I’ll never forget this

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Starting something new is hard!

I can’t live without my iPhone. I love the functionality and how efficient it can make some communications. But I will never forget, rather my husband never lets me forget, when

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