The holding people accountable trap
The holding people accountable trap
Sep 15, 2021 8:18:00 AM

“How do I hold my team accountable?” Every manager, forever, has asked this question at least once, if not once a week. ...

Lead Belay partners with Arapahoe Community College
Lead Belay partners with Arapahoe Community College
Aug 17, 2021 3:20:55 PM

One of the reasons new managers struggle is that very few of them get the support they need. And without the tools, reso...

What do The Matrix and a study from 1885 have to do with developing new managers?
What do The Matrix and a study from 1885 have to do with developing new managers?
May 6, 2021 4:21:53 PM

The true red pills for growing as a leader Before I get to the Matrix, I need to begin with a personal anecdote. Recentl...

The magic of good leadership
The magic of good leadership
Apr 27, 2021 8:53:17 AM

Safety, communication, and alignment: in that order, and all at once   “The frustrating thing about good leaders is, you...

We’re losing our humanity in our work.
We’re losing our humanity in our work.
Apr 13, 2021 4:48:00 PM

But it doesn’t have to be that way. Do what you love and you’ll never work a day in your life. Remember that fanciful ad...

Being nice doesn’t cut it. You have to be kind to be a good leader.
Being nice doesn’t cut it. You have to be kind to be a good leader.
Mar 30, 2021 2:25:01 PM

Providing and receiving feedback is critical to a healthy team. A coworker once told me, “We’re so busy being nice to ea...