Latest "Managing Change" Posts

Have you ever struggled to communicate or influence a direct report, boss, more senior leader, peer, vendor, or client? Is there someone in your organization with whom you grapple to even connect? Have you ever wished you had a magic wand that could make connections, communication, and relationship building easier? Well wish no longer. Adopt […]

Last night I spoke for an audience of about 100, most of whom were unemployed, underemployed, looking to change jobs or move up in their organizations. Some were college students and some were laid off leaders. Everyone from professionals to production workers were represented. The majority didn’t remember what things were like in the mid-eighties, […]

For time and the world do not stand still. Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future. John F. Kennedy Be Your Own Coach: What in your life needs to change? What is keeping you from making the change? What […]

Do you like riddles? Here’s one for you: On day one, a large lake contains only a single small lily pad. Each day the number of lily pads doubles, until on the thirtieth day the lake is totally choked with vegetation. On what day was the lake half full? The answer: on the 29th day. […]