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WRITTEN BY DIANE VACCARO I recently read Dr. Henry Cloud’s “Boundaries for Leaders.” In the book, Dr. Cloud establishes the principle that leaders are “ridiculously in charge” of the culture that exists in their teams, departments and organizations. It seems obvious, but I think most leaders, myself...

WRITTEN BY DIANE VACCARO Do you make New Year’s resolutions? Personally, I prefer “goals” over “resolutions.” Websters defines resolve as “to make a definite and serious decision to do something” and defines resolutions as “the act of finding an answer or solution to a conflict, problem,...

WRITTEN BY DIANE VACCARO I had the opportunity a couple of months ago to step out on my own and do a presentation. I always present with Eric, but this was something that came out of a conference I attended locally…a chance to talk to a...

Being bold isn't reserved for those who are commanding in presence, extra talented, perfect decisions, and smarts. It isn’t for those at the top. Bold leadership is about going down new roads before figuring out the “how.” Bold leadership is about seeing failures as learning and...

So it’s pretty much Fall. School now rules the calendar and the clock. A new wake up time. A new bedtime (or lack there of if you have older students with piles and piles of homework). Back-To-School nights. Sport information nights. Clubs. Dances. PTA/PTO/VPO (if...

Recognizable numbers. Let’s see how you do… 24/7 20/20 365 3.14…. and just for fun… 8675309 (let’s just put a decade to my teenage years) How about 80/20? These numbers are ones that can change your productivity and effectiveness. They also make sure that you aren’t working 24/7 for 365 and losing...