As much as I love my “celebrity” male role models, I had no idea how it felt to actually be really excited about discovering a strong career woman character who can navigate the “boys club” like no other… until I “met” Wendy Rhodes. The media are bringing forth more and more of them and that is extremely refreshing to be able to relate. And when 5 completely different people tell you, you should watch the series “Billions”, you do. Women are strong, capable, beautiful, brilliant and influential. They should not be shy to shine and stand tall amongst all. Men are not scary. Women are not catty. When you look at someone in the eyes, you see no more genders, only the depth of someone’s mind and what it mirrors back to us. Our mind (men, women and every gender in between) is the MOST powerful tool we have. It knows no inequality when we dare to let it wonder to what could be. And it gets sharper and wiser the more we become self-aware of ourselves and how …
Ahhh freedom… what does it look like? In this episode I add a dimension that makes the freedom you want work for you. It takes self-awareness and courage! Have a great skills honing week! Pssst: there’s a little bonus song after the end… freedom inspired
If you master this one skill, you will be saved a lot of headaches both inside and outside of work. Have great skill honing week!
Delegation is a conversation that happens at all level of leadership and you do not need me to tell you when, what and to whom. . No matter how seasoned you are, delegating is not as easy as it seams. It takes a lot of patience, trust, coach-like attitude and letting go. . In this two minutes segment, I share a pizza story that happened with my husband Todd, and he approves of the version… we’ve both been laughing quite a bit using it as an analogy since then and I could not fit it in only one minute!
The future knows no constraints, only the present does. If you are looking for a culture shift within your business or oganization or simply value keeping your leadership skills fit, you have to be able to take a sneak peak at your future. It will evolve as you evolve, yet you still need that vision today and it certainly is a mindet that will pay off and have your future self thank you for. Have a great skills honing week!
The practice of Equanimity in Leadership (and personal life) have invaluable effect on your mindset, the one of others around you and is an effective tool to manage stress. Find out why on this week’s Leadership Monday’s guide. “The space of awareness allows every content of mind to be or not to be, to come and go. Thoughts are just thoughts, sounds are just sounds, situations are just situations, and people are just being themselves” _ Rich Hanson, PH.D
As Paul Coelho wrote in “The Zahir”: “Freedom is not the asbsence of commitments, but the ablity to choose – and commit myself to – what is best for me“. In today’s episde I talk about the what the commitment mindset looks like in leadership. Have a greats skills honing week!