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Mar 30, 2020

Mentoring Leaders

2020-03-30T16:43:28+00:00March 30th, 2020|Performance Blog|

Research confirms having a good mentor is essential to success as a leader (Lester, et al., 2011).  A trusted, experienced mentor can bolster an aspiring leader’s belief in their ability to lead,  provide the guidance and feedback necessary to acquire [...]

Oct 21, 2019

Attention Management’s War on Technology

2019-10-21T19:08:48+00:00October 21st, 2019|Performance Blog|

A team of researchers at the University of Pittsburgh discovered that focused attention is strongly related to creative performance (Beaty, Seli, & Schacter, 2019).  Without the ability to focus, creative performance is nearly impossible.  It doesn’t’t stop with creativity.  In [...]

Sep 26, 2019

Success From Thinking Strategically

2019-10-06T19:58:19+00:00September 26th, 2019|Performance Blog|

Eddie Rickenbacker, the American World War I fighter ace and Medal of Honor recipient said, “I can give you a six-word formula for success: ‘Think things through - then follow through.’  Research finds Captain Rickenbacker was right.  A leader's strategic [...]

Aug 15, 2019

Having the Character to Lead

2019-08-16T13:12:45+00:00August 15th, 2019|Performance Blog|

In these challenging times, good leadership is essential for navigating a team to a satisfying and successful future.  Should leadership fail, the enterprise is doomed.  This applies equally to government, business, institutions or sport organizations. Research finds that successful leadership [...]