20 November 2014 0 Comments

Leadership Part 16

Continuing with the importance of decisiveness and risk taking as part of the leader’s Focus. Decisiveness Leaders make decisions.   Decisions should be made with adequate forethought and research, but not at the expense of being prolonged.  Indecisiveness is not a trait of a leader.   Make a call and go with it!  Once a decision has [...]

18 November 2014 0 Comments

Leadership Part 15

A leader takes charge of the big picture. The Big Picture Becoming sidetracked with minutiae distracts from focus on the goal.  Consider the conductor of a symphony orchestra who has before him the music of Beethoven and 95 talented musicians ready to play it.  The conductor has heard this same composition played by other orchestras [...]