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Month: March 2017

3 ESSENTIALS FOR MIDDLESHIP™SUCCESS – A STRONG CORE WORKFORCE

According to Harvard Health Publications, core muscles are “the sturdy central link in a chain connecting your upper and lower body.” And, “Properly building up your core cranks up the power. A strong core also enhances balance and stability.” Educated and informed leaders will agree that this is also true in EVERY SUCCESSFUL ORGANIZATION.

Here, I summarize the 3 ESSENTIALS that the TOP LEADERS of every organization must address to ensure success with Middleship™ methods, tools, and techniques. This post summarizes my 3 INTRO to Middleship™ blogs and sets the foundation for my future posts…ENJOY! Continue reading 3 ESSENTIALS FOR MIDDLESHIP™SUCCESS – A STRONG CORE WORKFORCE

IS THE CULTURE YOU EXPECT CLEAR TO EMPLOYEES?

It All Begins with the Leader. Part 3

Culture will devour the best Leader Direction Statements (LDS) such as vision and mission statements, core values, leader credo, etc. Adapted from my friend John Maxwell’s writings, the message is simple. It doesn’t matter how well the organization’s direction statements read if the leader has not made it clear the kind of culture they expect. If left incomplete, then even the best written LDS and best employees may struggle to be effective. Answer the following statement with true or false.

Everyone comes to the workplace with cultural norms and behaviors. Continue reading IS THE CULTURE YOU EXPECT CLEAR TO EMPLOYEES?

IS YOUR TEAM WINNING?

It All begins with the Leader. Part 2

How long would you sit in an arena to watch a sporting event if there were no scoreboard or time clock? 10 minutes? 4 hours? Never even go?

What would it be like if you were on the team playing the game?

This is a silly question because knowing the score and how much time remains is essential to knowing how well the team is performing, stepping up effort, rallying the team, when to leave, and much more. Welcome to Part 2 of my 3 Part blog which is setting the stage for my remaining Middleship™ blog posts. In this blog post, I’ll cover BULLET POINT 2…

Continue reading IS YOUR TEAM WINNING?