Archive for September, 2010

What’s Holding You Back?

September 22nd, 2010 | Posted in Confidence

On September 21, we launched the 9th cohort of our Institute for Leadership Fitness with 15 new executives.  In this first of four quarterly workshops, we introduce a tool called The Confidence Net.  Every leader is encouraged to create their own “confidence net” to mitigate the effect, and lower the volume, of their “inner voices” or self-doubts.  After presenting the […]

Leaders and Legitimacy

September 22nd, 2010 | Posted in Confidence

As I continue to work with leaders in our Institute for Leadership Fitness, I am reminded of the importance of the leader as servant.  I’ve known of Robert Greenleaf’s seminal work on the subject of servant leadership for more than a decade, and often found myself advocating for a workplace where employees sought fulfillment in their work, and […]