5 Things You Can Do To Attract Millennials

The Millennials are coming to an organization near you. Actually, they’re already here. Millennials account for an estimated 34% of the workforce. Over the next decade, estimates show Millennials will become 75% of the available workers. In 2016 alone, 3.6 million Boomers will retire. Are you prepared? Millennials have a lot to offer, but they […]

8 Surprising Lessons Zootopia Can Teach You

They Might Surprise you

Have you ever gone to the movies expecting nothing more but to see a 4 year old entertained? I went this weekend to see Zootopia with no expectations except a couple laughs here and there. Well, it didn’t disappoint in laughter, but there was an underlying tone that caught my eye as well. Zootopia is a new release […]

8 Lessons From Zooptopia

Why Your Followers Need You To Be Trustworthy

Search “Trust Leadership” on Google and you will find about 372,000,000 results. It seems like these two go hand in hand. If trust in leadership is such a hot topic, then why are there so many issues trusting leaders? The answer is, we’ve been let down to many times. Like the old saying “fool me […]

Trust: 6 Things You Must Be To Keep It

There are people we trust and others we do not. Some are ones we may have once trusted, while others never earned that level of respect. In today’s post, I am discussing 6 Key Components of Trust and why they are vital to leaders. Early in my career, I worked for a boss who considered […]

How Hard Work Leads To Success

The Garbage Man A young wife heard a knock at the front door. When she answered the door she saw a man who she must have thought was a door-to-door salesman, a job that could appear to be hard work. He explained that he was not selling anything, rather he was conducting a survey of the […]

Success Comes From Hard Work

5 Reasons The Paycheck Is Dead, You Can Thank The Millennials

It’s true. Millennials killed the paycheck. Gone are the days of working just for the piece of paper (or direct deposit) that our mothers and fathers labored over. Millennials just don’t care about the paycheck like generations before. If your strategy for recruitment and retention is salary based, you’re already losing the battle. I’m a […]

5 Reasons The Paycheck Is Dead You Can Thank The Millennials Purpose

6 Habits Every Leader Should Develop

Oh The Difference a Person Can Make Leaders are often credited with all the success and blame of their organization. Great leaders understand that blame falls on their shoulders, while success is attributed to the team. The difference in bosses and leaders often stem from habits. To grow and develop as a leader, follow the […]

6 Habits Every Leader Should Develop

18 Qualities That The Best Leaders Have – Leadership Qualities

Leaders and people of influence are a special breed of people. Great leaders are even more special, but not impossible to find if they possess certain qualities. Below are 18 leadership qualities that the best leaders have that sets them apart from the rest. Although we often look at different people as leaders, after looking […]

18 Leadership Qualities of the Best Leadrs

How Leading is Like A Marathon

5 Ways They're Similar

Running a marathon isn’t easy, but almost anyone can do it with the will power. It is not a sprint, which requires quick bursts of energy. Nor is it a walk in the park. A marathon is a specific goal, one that requires drive, determination, and most importantly, training. Leadership, much like running a marathon, takes […]

Josh Running Full Marathon at Indianapolis half marathon

This Risky Choice Scores You Major Points 

Do this to deposit into your leadership bank

You have several jobs as a leader. Leaders are looked to by people who want to learn a job. What is one way to gain major points as a leader? I’ll give you a hint, it’s not knowing all the answers or being perfect. It’s actually surprising to many people. Here’s how I learned this lesson. […]