Three Tips for Handling the Unexpected

Do you ever have one of those déjà vu moments?  You know, that feeling that you have been a certain situation before?  Well, it happened to me today.  My last scheduled flight of 2009 occurred today.  It’s a typical flight from Tennessee to Virginia by way of North Carolina – or so I thought.  TheContinue reading “Three Tips for Handling the Unexpected”

What Happens When Our Emotions Get the Best of Us

Leaders warn against the danger of letting emotions get the best of us when discussions become heated or frustrating.  Check out a recent exchange between White House press secretary Robert Gibbs and April Ryan of American Urban Radio, in which Gibbs essentially compared Ryan to a petulant child. So what can we learn from thisContinue reading “What Happens When Our Emotions Get the Best of Us”

Four Tips To Keep Your Head on Straight

When was the last time this thought went through your brain, “If he is late one more time, that’s it, I’ll blow my top!”? It’s the classic scenario of how difficult it can sometimes be to remain the leader you want and need to be in the workplace. However, we can’t escape the brutal facts:Continue reading “Four Tips To Keep Your Head on Straight”