Tag: reluctant leaders

Lead Me Please: Developing Leadership Standby Skills thumbnail

This weekend, I attended the TEDxWomen’s conference in Washington, DC. The theme was “The Space Between.” Women and men sharing amazing stories about the magic that can happen in the convergence of extremes.

“One day you will want to say, this is actually the right thing to do. And when you turn around, they are following you. I just want you ready for every

The Reluctant Leader: Why Confidence Matters thumbnail

Sometimes people find themselves in positions of leadership before their self-confidence has caught up with them, and are reluctant to lead. Helping reluctant leaders to see themselves as the leaders they are, can make them more powerful. Here’s a story of why confidence matters. Yesterday I herded cattle. Not by myself, but with an eclectic group of 7 other novice city slickers out to try something new. As we