The Thoughtful Leader Podcast
Short, sharp leadership advice for leaders and managers who care about the performance and job satisfaction of their teams.
info_outline Struggling at Work? Improve Your Working Relationship With Your Boss 02/25/2019
Struggling at Work? Improve Your Working Relationship With Your Boss When you first get your leadership role, it seems like you'll have a lot of power to make changes and really get things done. But in reality, there is one thing that might stop you - the relationship you have with your boss.
info_outline A Leader's Greatest Tool - The Confidence to Challenge 02/25/2019
A Leader's Greatest Tool - The Confidence to Challenge The most effective leaders are those who aren't afraid to say "No" and to push back against unreasonable demands. The least effective are those that cave in to pressure and let people walk all over them!
info_outline Staying Motivated, Even When You Don't Feel Like It 02/12/2019
Staying Motivated, Even When You Don't Feel Like It Sometimes, I'll wake up not feeling so great about going to work. The problem is, leaders are sometimes expected to be the shining figurehead who motivate their teams every day.
info_outline Conflict Avoidance 02/10/2019
Conflict Avoidance Leaders who avoid conflict set themselves up for failure. In this episode, I discuss the problems with conflict avoidance and how you can start to reframe conflict in different ways to help yourself push forward, even if you don't enjoy confrontation!