Tips and Tales from the road
Sidecar Stories Blog
One of my first Sidecar Stories was a challenge to embrace our ‘alter ego,’ aka our imposter, as an aid in effective leadership. I re-post it here, and invite you to join this Sunday’s Sidecar Salon (or watch it later) about this topic.
To avoid ‘frog in boiling water’ syndrome, best to understand what your boundaries are.
Like most of you reading this in early August, I’m turning the page on my summer break and getting back into a more regular, recognizable routine that comes with the new school year (“Hah!” I hear most of you say. “What’s regular or recognizable about this? I’m still...
How do we avoid the ‘frog in boiling water’ conundrum and be purposeful about whether, when, and how to exit an untenable (or at least sub-optimal) situation?
An airport exhibit reminds me why I do what I do, and gives me a new motto to live by.
Finding shoes that are stylish, lasting, and a good fit is worth the effort. Same can be said for finding the right leadership opportunity.
Sometimes we need something more potent than an attitude adjustment to make healthy and sustainable changes in life.
I love what I do for a living, though it does mean a significant part of my time spent with fingers on keyboard and eyes on screen. With my recent move to a new location, I’m still figuring out my new workspace and how to arrange it in an ergonomically correct...
Last week I extolled the virtues of goosebumps as a metaphor for recognizing and pursuing your purpose. This week I’d like to consider another physical sensation that can signal something important in your leadership search, or...
What do goosebumps have to do with the leadership job search? Hint: it has nothing to do with fear.