The Truth Hurts…

…and that is why most people cannot handle it.  The funny thing about leadership, however, is that it requires that a certain amount of unadulterated truth be spoken.  There is really no other way to affect change if you cannot admit, see, or speak the truth.  In my admittedly short time in this new role,Continue reading “The Truth Hurts…”

Pay It Forward

There are some lessons that you will never learn on your own. That’s the importance of giving back, and when I say that I mean giving back time.  There’s nothing in life that can be achieved independently, and I can honestly say that I would not have achieved any of the milestones in my careerContinue reading “Pay It Forward”

When The Going Gets Tough…

There are so many aspects of leadership that no one tells you about.  They don’t write about it in a book, it’s not discussed in class, and it is most definitely NOT one of the ridiculous scenarios that you have to write about in class.  We made it through August pretty well considering that HurricaneContinue reading “When The Going Gets Tough…”