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How we’re here to help during this time: Resources, books, and virtual keynotes and engagements
CONTAGIOUSNESS Today (& Ways to Help Things Go "Better" for Ourselves & Others)
What are you designing for?
Your Leadership & Culture: Recent Media
Updates, news, and... What are you choosing? Really?
#YouAsked: Preparing for transitions in our lives and creating our experience
7 and 7 for Welcoming 2020
Navigate Conflict with Those You Love and Lead by Working These Three Things
Gratitude... A gift in itself
#YouAsked: The power of the "pause" when struggling with deadlines...
Contagious You vs Contagious Culture: How They Differ
Addressing "Busy," Burnout, Overwhelm, & Self-Care Through Culture
Are You Trick or Treating? A 5-Point Guide to Congruent Leadership
5 Meeting & Mindset Hacks -- For you and your team's health, productivity, and clarity.
How We Create Our Own Burnout and What to Do Instead
Self-Agency with Your Commitments (and Results)
The 4 P’s: Your Quickest Way to Get in Front of Burnout. Right Now.
Addressing Burnout and Self-Care from the Inside-Out and the Outside-In
When pipelines are low and stress is high.
Your 3, 5, and 7: What are they?
IEP Live! Coming to Sacramento this October
What you can do about it now. (7Qs to move forward.)
Soul Vacationing and Restorative Insight
Who are you becoming?
Make Your Weekend Count: 11 Little Choices To Do So.
Are you "busy" or are you "clear"? Clearing your field.
Out of Gas? The new OOG Reboot.
What do you spend your time on? 3 Ways to Optimize.
Do you finish what you started? (5 ways to do so.)
Getting comfortable with your discomfort
How to reboot when intentions fall apart.
How do you set an intention?
What is an intention? (And why is it important?)
How to make "busy" and "overwhelm" work for you.
Are You Measuring the Right Stuff to Support Your Best Personal and Cultural Health?
Making IEP REAL in your life -- RIGHT NOW: Bonus Videos
Leadership Presence: 3 Essential Principles
Do You Rescue, Help, Take Care of, Support, or Serve?
The Power of the Pause: Your Leadership (and Well-Being) is Counting on It
Creating Positive Energy and Safe Space via Weekly Culture Check-In Chats (2 min read)
What Tone Have You Set Today? (2 min read)
Side Out! Creating Our Experience at Work, at Home, and... on the Volleyball Court
The "Secret Sauce" is Closer Than You Think
Bonus Article! Are You Trick or Treating? A 5-Point Guide to Congruent Leadership
Using the 70/30 Rule to Up-Level Your Leadership Impact
Zingerman's + The Leader You Will Be = Ahmazing!
Could you use an extra 5 or 15 days for your life?
Show Up, Set the Tone, Do it Well: Nine Ways to BE HERE NOW
How you show up matters. Set the tone for 2018 with this choice.
The Real Cost of Time (and How to Create More of It)
TIME IS OF THE ESSENCE: TAKING BACK YOUR TIME.
Time’s Not Just Money, It’s Your Credibility
Choosing to Show Up (and Rebooting When You Don't)
Sometimes a breath, a decision, and a stand is all you need to do to get back to you.
You Want It, But Will You Show Up to Create It? 7 Ways Forward
Take the Day Off to Lead Better Tomorrow: 25 Ways to Show Up
You’ve Got This… But You Have to Set Yourself Up Right For It. Here’s How.
5 Ways to Rock Your Weekend and Come Back Even Stronger
3 Things You Can Do (and Be) Right Now to Up-Level Your Leadership & Culture
Meet me in Ann Arbor this May! Special Events and new News!
It Wasn't 2018's Fault. 2019 is Not the Hero. Wherever We Go, There We Are.
#ProjectImpeccable: Create a Stronger Foundation and Improve Your Leadership
Be Your Word for 2017: Introducing #ProjectImpeccable2017
13 Anchors to Ground You in 2017 (and a Personal Share)
5 Questions (and "Answers") to Increase Your Leadership Confidence Now
10 Things to Say or Do to Get Your Life Back
Are You Cool or Cruel With Your Feedback?
What I’m Learning From Teaching My 16 Year Old How to Drive (Not for the faint of heart)
Your Environment: Leadership Kryptonite or Super Power?
5 Leadership Game Changers to Put Into Play Today
Signs You’re Sucking Energy Out of the Room (and What to Do About It)
Is That Hot Dog Worth Your Next Promotion?
How to Build and Nourish Trust (Even After You've Lost It)
The 1 Thing Your Clients Aren’t Telling You (and What It’s Costing Your Company)
7 Phrases That Will Make Your Day More Positive and Productive
You Set the Tone, You Create Your Reality, Lead.
3 Leadership Skills You Should Never Compromise
Is your language limiting your joy and discrediting your leadership?
5 Ways Your Personal Beliefs Are Holding You Back
5 Tolerations Hindering Your Leadership - Eliminate Them Now
Can You Really 'Have It All'? How to Increase Your Odds
7 Commitments You Can Make (and Keep) in 2016 for High-Impact (and Energized) Leadership
3 Leadership Super Powers for Joyful Success
12 Days of Questions for Optimizing Your Leadership, Honoring Yourself, & Crafting a Powerful 2016
5 Ways to Rock Your Holiday (and Only 1 of them has to do with Gratitude)
3 Ways to Prepare for a Successful Meeting
10 Books That Boost Leaders' Creativity, Care, and Cultural Knowledge
5 Heartful Soul-Nourishing Lessons in Launching Anything Big
5 Ways to Navigate When Stuff Goes Painfully Wrong
Do You Really Want It? 3 Golden Questions for Creating What You Want
3 Ways to Have Your Customers at “Hello” and Build Long Lasting Relationships
3 Leadership Skills You Must Master for Optimal Productivity, Impact and Joy
How to Make Your Presence Count Even When You're Not in the Room
You’re Contagious. And That’s a Good Thing!
5 Socially Grievous Things You Must Do to Be Successful
How Understanding the Power of “Intention” Can Improve Your Life
Honoring Your Inner Wisdom to Optimize Your Leadership Presence
5 Qualities of Good Feedback
Fueled By Gratitude and Impact
3 Ways You May Be Holding Your Team Back
Here's Something Contagious You Need to Catch
5 Things That Will Help You Create a Deeper Connection With People
3 Leadership Tweaks That Will Boost How You Impact People
5 Ways to Make Your Working Relationships Better
Is Your Lack of Vision Exhausting You? The Power of a Where and Why
Leading Your “Work/Life” Balance This Summer, Part 2
Leading Your "Work/Life" Balance This Summer, Part 1
5 Fail Safe Questions for Creating Intentional Leadership
This Is When You Should Take Time Off
How to Protect Yourself Against Second-Hand Stress
Business on the Road: 5 Ways to Travel Well
5 Signs You're Creating Cultural Hierarchy & 5 Signs Your Team Feels It.
How to Prepare Your Workplace for the Next Generation of Employees
It's Not About Time Management. Engaging & Leading the Scatterbrain.
Inc.com: Innovating Through Collaboration, Not Competition
Change Your Face, Change Your Impact.
Inc.com: Your Employees Want a Calling, Not a Job
Want Better Relationships? Mend Your Relational Energy (with Video)
Inc.com: Your Leadership Prowess Rests on These 3 Things (Part 3)
93% of Your Leadership Impact Is Going to Waste
Inc.com: Your Leadership Prowess Rests on These 3 Things (Part 2)
Want Greater Impact? Better Check Your Intention! (with Video)
Inc.com: Your Leadership Prowess Rests on These 3 Things (Part 1)
Top 10 Ways to Tackle Being Ticked Off (with Video)
Inc.com: 3 Things You Must Do Before Any Meeting, Conversation, or Meal
How to Avoid Getting Sucked into the Lowest Vibration (with Video)
Video: What Do You Mean, You’re Too Busy to Innovate?!
Inc.com: 7 Ways Your Feedback is Making Things Worse
How to Give Impactful Performance Reviews and Feedback (with video)
Inc.com: How to Prove Your Naysayers Wrong
How to Navigate Change Instead of Avoiding Change
5 Ways to Connect and Build Trust With People
Inc.com: 5 Ways to Optimize Your Executive Presence
How to Set Boundaries When You're Busy
How to Go From Showing Up to Creating Powerful Results
Do Not Go Into the New Year Without These 7 Things
7 Awesome Acts of Kindness for Your Employees
12 Ways to Make the Most of Your Holidays
Make it Count: Reflecting & Intending Into 2015.
The Cost of Leadership Presence in Your Organization
So so so BUSY?? 10 Reasons Your Work-Life Balance Is Out of Whack
You just never know... Stay true, keep going, breathe.
You can't get ____ done, until you've decided.
5 Places to look for more impact and greater joy.
5 Apps to Help Bring Out the Best in People (Including Yourself).
Keys to unlocking your team's potential ... and keeping your best talent
"Be" about it. Secrets for making your year, and your impact, right.
Cultural View vs. Cultural Do: 7+ Steps to Shifting Culture
Shifting, optimizing & changing culture...it doesn't have to be hard
Your Intentional (or not so intentional) Energetic Presence
The Energy of Busy...
Remembering what counts... And counting the ways.
Want to add zero's to your business? Smiles to your peeps? Add Love to your leadership.
7 ways you maybe "killin' it" with your leadership (and not in a good way)
What do you stand for? What impact will your leadership create?
Are you the weakest link? 3 ways to "hold your space" in leadership.
Leadership Rocket Fuel... Four ways to get into the "zoom zoom zone".
Leading through the "dark"... Keep going, let your "light" shine.
The most obvious, yet crucial, "thing" overlooked in leadership
How to lead energized and effective leadership team meetings
Blind spots, slippery slopes, and meltdowns
The Art of External Processing in Leadership
"Show up" for vulnerability...and let yourself be changed.
The "number 1" most important quality in leadership - Part 2.
The "number 1" most important quality in leadership...
Environmental Success: What closets & CEOs have in common.
Creating space below the bar...a necessary leadership "evil"
"Receiving" as a leadership skill & 7 solid reasons to receive better
Fear, intuition, honoring yourself & creating impact through intuitive leadership.
The fine art of reciprocity: for self, team & organizations
Do "they" live in your organization? Mastering the mysterious "They"
Cultivating truth, creativity & impact: It's all about the conversation
4 internally driven secrets to leading your best for others
For your weekend percolation: creating change, peace + alignment
Are you telling the truth? Creating space for truth.
Want it? Get it. Love it. Be it. Leadership in the trenches.
Mirror Mirror on the wall...How do you create respect?
Leadership super power "vitamin e: exhilaration"
when you think you have to work harder...you're probably wrong.
Self care isn't just for breakfast anymore...
The real reason feedback is so scary
"Getting in front of it" with energy leadership - 3 places to look
10 places to look for leading into 2012 - some a bit off the hook
Are you "becoming"?
Adding Value (in all the right places)
Want clarity, action, results? Simply map your 5
Lead/Beek/Run 4-9: Drama, Deciding & Competition
Lead/beek/run – 3: Peace lives in presence & neutrality
lead/beek/run-2: remember, honor, stay & push through
Lead/"Beek"/Run - Love, kindness & bringing it "all" to the "mat"
The 4 basic needs
The being/doing of leadership, saving for "health", and the impact that goes with all of it...
Bringing the "good stuff" is free
Grateful or Entitled...How do you respond to an acknowledgement?
What do you gather evidence for?
Leadership in a Minute: Get Back Up!
Leadership in a Minute: So What’s Your Story?
Leadership in a Minute: Who’s Surrounding You?
Leadership in a Minute: Energy, Patience and Assumptions
Leadership in a Minute: Word of the day is "Good"
Leadership in a Minute: Ownership - YES, Gossip - NO
Leadership in a Minute: Learn to "fill"
Leadership in a Minute: Look Within
Using words to support you in 2011
Confessions of a “swimmer”…Where do you focus your attention?
The “being” and “doing” of leadership…what’s it got to do with energy?
Gratitude…The quickest energy shifter I know to deal with disappointment
The Energy of the Wolf - Part 3: So who's afraid of the big bad wolf?
The economy may be bad…but what (or who) is really sinking your team?
Life is nothing but a hike…all you need to know is on the trail…
The Energy of the Wolf You Feed - Part 2: The being, the doing, and the gift.
Energy of Wolf - Part 1
First you have to name it
Remembering those things that are in our power
Strong Energy and Beliefs = Intended Outcomes
Intrinsic Motivation = Smart Leadership
Positive Energy and Beliefs = Positive Impact
Simple leadership tips…quality and results in leadership
Is Your Organization Healthy? In Every Sense of the Word?
Long Live the "Soft Stuff": Skipping "Business as Usual" to Ignite Purpose and Optimize Mindset in Today's Economy
Bigger Questions and Bigger Games Lead to Changes...
If you TRULY want to lead...you can't put it in a "box"...(but you can do it in boots)
Let's discuss it...shall we?
The Energy of a Vision...
The Power of the Female Spirit...
Got Energy? Lead With It.
Boots or Slippers in 2010?
Tis that time of the year again...Think about it.
Tense? Careful? Don't know what to do? Name it...
12 Hugs, Cupcakes, and Curiosity Before Assumptions – Another Recipe for Organizational Engagement
Are you ready for 2010? What are you thinking?
Got Gratitude? Lead with it...
How choking on spinach and the struggle to lead successful organizational change are similar
Heads Up! Boots on? Bootist Leadership Retreat #2 around the bend…
*The Game of Feedback & Performance Improvement…How Do You Play? *
Environment, Joy & Leadership…Are Yours In Sync?
Bikram, Bootism & Promises to Self...
What would you take with you? It all counts...
Get in front of "stress"... create "balance"
Loving your problems? Dare to love the solutions more…
Moving from stuck to "unstuck" & loving every minute of it...
Bootist Retreat full of gems, gratitude, and the "secret sauce"...
It’s all about leverage and connection! DTE articles published in tng worldwide magazine…
Is Your Organization Healthy? In Every Sense of the Word?
32 Reasons and Then Some
Back from NYC, Summer Camp For Leaders...Don't Miss It!
Leading the Bootist™ Way, To Create Lives We Love
The Art of Bootist Leadership™: A Special Two Day Retreat - July 24th & 25th, St. Charles, IL
Boots, 12 Hugs, Cupcakes & Leadership???
The answer is not over “there”… Blaming, laming and all sorts of other non-productive ways to navigate conflict
Dare to laugh in the face of “work/life” balance..Want it? Define it….
Dare to be a Hero: At Work, At Home, and For Yourself
Dare to be YOUNIQUE
Dare to ACT – Set these Tips in Place and Start!
Dare to Share: Articles, Essays & Audios, oh my!
Dare to Stay On Your Edge – Grow!
Dare to Keep it Simple: 3 Core Principles of Engagement for Peace & Resonance
Dare to Stay Engaged Through Extreme Self-Care!
Dare to Shift Your Mindset – Appreciate!
Dare to Expand – Stop Resisting!
Dare to Grow – Invest in Yourself and Your Team!
Dare to Participate – Be a Team Player!
Dare to Ask the Hard Questions – Look Inside!
Dare to Step Ahead – Plan!
Dare to Look at Your Team – Analyze!
Do What You Love, Take Care of Yourself, Embrace No and Keep Moving
Dare To Enage the “Want-O-Meter”
Dare to Stay Engaged through a Positive Mindset!
Dare to get away...
Dare to Join In
Dare to Change – Changes at DTE!
Dare to Savor It
Dare to Be-Do-Have...and Get Into Action
Dare you to...Get a Grip
Is Your Organization Healthy?
Everything I need to know I learned in 2nd grade...
Using Reflection & Intention to Create a Productive 2009
Engage much? It's not just the words you say...
Daring To Engage Gratitude - The Gift That Keeps On Giving
Dare to Elevate Engagement
Dare to Challenge FEAR
Engage Your Team - 7 Questions
The Mystery (and Simplicity) of Engagement...
Dare to be PRESENT - or What's the Point?
The Power of the Master Mind
Dare to Create Opportunity: 5 Quick Tips
Are you a "Talker" or a "Do-Er"?
Dare To Engage Your Team: Make Room for Your Best Self and Do What You are Here to Do
It's all about the people...
Dare To Engage Infusion!
Dare to Lead: Front, Center, On the Side, or in the Back, It's All an Opportunity for Leadership
DareTo Want It: A 6 Is Not Enough - And You're Going To Need A Plan
I heard a rumor -- Dare to eliminate gossip
What's the Cost of Disengagement?
Dare to Engage Your Team
"DTE Infusion" High Impact Retreat Event - Coming in October
You have to want it...do you?
Executive Coaching Tip: Dare to Engage in Self-Care for More Effective Leadership
Would you pay your people to quit?
Performance Improvement: Dare to Elevate Engagement
Life Coaching Tips Revealed: How to Engage Your Power Source
Business Coaching Tip: Dare to be PRESENT - or what's the point?
Dare to Engage Personal Sustainability: The Lynchpin of Effective Leadership
Leadership Coaching Tip: The Daring Art (and Heart) of Recovery
Work/life Balance: How Personally Sustainable are You?
Bringing DTE Home: Recovery in Motion in the Cold
Setting Intentions & Action Plans for 2008
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