Finding your voice- in life and at work

  A couple of weeks ago, I was visiting my 15 month old grandson, Roudi. He had just started to say his first words and was so excited to try to communicate these with me. You could see the wonder in his eyes as he showed me his toys and was trying to voice their names. Everything is brand new in his eyes and it is a joy to behold and to watch him test out his new voice. So this got me...

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Create incredible corporate goals, Luongo style

If you don't keep score, how will you know when you win? The focus and engagement level of a team that is aligned in its goal, clear on its mission and committed from all angles to achieving specific results... is a force to be reckoned with. When an organization has well articulated goals, strategies, objectives... and of course Leadership, there is no excuse for every single person in that...

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How to step back as a leader so others can step up

Let's face it. In leadership roles, we get caught up in the rush of feeling "needed",  solving problems, making things  "happen" and driving direction. I think something else happens though as well. When "the boss" is around all the time, even the most high performing teams can get a sense of security from trusting that you are there to jump in, answer questions, set direction, be...

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C.O.M.M.U.N.I.T.Y

I feel incredibly lucky to be part of several different COMMUNITIES. There is of course the community I live in, the communities I network with, work with and play with. Communities of peers, colleagues, professionals. Online communities; In-person communities. There is brilliance within each of us and when we become part of something larger than ourselves where we feel safe to innovate,...

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