Insights into the human
side of leadership


Spotlight Time

In my last post, (Time Machine Conversations) I talked about slowing down and focusing on one conversation at a time. Anyone who wants to improve (or save) personal or professional relationships has to slow down and focus on the fundamentals. If the reminder to slow down belongs on a t-shirt, I would like to offer another reminder – spotlight time. […]

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Slow Down

Time Machine Conversations

In the movie Superman (1978 – starring Christopher Reeve) Superman travels back in time to save Lois Lane from an earthquake. Wouldn’t it be great if we could travel back in time – and save our conversations? I run leadership development programs and workshops for executives and senior managers. We talk about soft skills – […]

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The Martian book cover

The Martian – What is your MAV?

The Martian by Andy Weir Re-reading The Martian by Andy Weir! Great book about astronaut Mark Watney (played by Matt Damon in the movie) who is stranded alone on Mars with no way to signal Earth (talk about physical distancing…). In the book, Mark Watney talks about the MAV (Mars Ascent Vehicle – the shuttle […]

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