We all have different ideas of what fear looks like. Some people fear taking risks, others fear conflict or confrontation, and still others fear rejection by peers, just to name […]
Few are willing to discuss the very element that can quickly cripple a leader: Confidence. Whether it’s in the new leader who pretends to know it all, or the leader […]
Believe it or not, no matter what industry you work in or what your skill set is, you can become a leader. If you are staying below the radar and […]
Why do we fear the unknown? Success is achieved when we move into action, and often this requires us to move into the unknown. And yet, we all encounter those moments when moving forward seems scary and fills us with fear.
Stories of ordinary people overcoming enormous obstacles get our attention. We’re inspired by those who find ways to build the personal strength to achieve the impossible. As an FBI new […]
Both inside and outside of work, these are fearful times. Over the last few years, the world has suffered through an unusual amount of anxiety-provoking situations, including the economic meltdown, numerous wars, the toppling of governments, and multiple natural disasters. Oh yeah, and don’t forget to throw in a radioactive nuclear disaster.Turbulent times give workers high-anxiety. This article provides four steps that leaders can immediately take to build workplace courage and improve performance.
We look at other people’s lives and we envy them. They seem to be doing so much better than us. They seem to have it all, and we can’t stop […]
Americans elected President Barack Obama on the promise of change. But change is a two-edged sword. On the one side is hope; on the other is fear. Politics is a […]
Most people watch other people. People are interesting. This happens in large scale arenas like at the mall, in the airport, and at the ballpark. Closer to home, it happens […]
I have a few friends that are all facing challenges today. Although the challenges are quite different, they all seem to share the same big, ugly obstacle….FEAR! Yes, it’s yet […]