is your culture transforming or deforming people?

Organizational culture is currently a hot topic and it should be in my opinion. Much is being written about the challenges of developing a healthy organizational culture, but I am not sure that I am seeing much change. Organizational culture is important, of course, because it has been shown to have a direct impact upon… Read More

what is your style of leadership?

Good Monday morning to you! Beautiful fall weather here in northeast Indiana. What is your leadership style? The Visionary? – communicating a compelling vision of the future? The Inspirer? – helping people to see their potential? The Team Leader? – pulling people together to work for a common goal? The General? – leading from the… Read More

compassionate leadership – a new idea?

“Do nothing from rivalry or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than yourselves.”  – 1 Peter 2:3 “. . . You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. This is the great and first commandment. And a second is like… Read More

a cup of coffee and a story

Do you enjoy a good story? Most of us do. In fact, stories have been the way we have handed down traditions, learned about our families and where we came from which helps us to know who we are, stories communicate values, what is important, stories tell of love, joy, hurt and despair. Stories are… Read More