What is the Leadership Power of the Future?

What will the world look like in 3 years? 5 years? 10 years? As a Visionary Facilitator, I’m paid to help people forecast the future. That doesn’t mean I have any divining skills or telepathic connection. It does mean that I track the trends and help my clients forecast both the opportunities and threats of… Read More

What’s Preventing Your Breakthrough?

We all want it. We want that breakthrough that sets us apart in our career, business or industry.  We want to cut through the clutter and get the attention, accolades and the position that allows us the influence and income to live our lives the way we want.  We don’t want to be mired in… Read More

What is the Role of Competition in the Sharing Economy?

In considering The Problem with Competitive Awards in the Sharing Economy I raised the eyebrows of competitive individuals. They struggle to see the Sharing Economy fosters collaboration over competition, insisting that we will never get rid of competition. To their surprise, I agree. There will always be competition, however, competition is changing.  As disruptive leaders, we… Read More

7 Tips to Disrupt Like Martin Luther King, Jr.

Martin Luther King, Jr. changed the world.  He led a movement that disrupted practices of  racial segregation across the United States.  How did he do it? For those of us seeking to disrupt our world in 2017, here are several tips that we can pick up from this powerful leader.   First, Observe.   Martin Luther… Read More

What will happen if you don’t write your book in 2017?

I hear the excuses every day. “I don’t have the time.” “I don’t have the energy.” “I cannot afford the expense.” I don’t have anything that people would want to read.” Many business, civic and religious leaders say they want to write their story in a book but think it is impossible because of the… Read More