How to Balance Cooperation and Competition

I was raised in a highly competitive family, make that an über competitive family. We competed on who was in the school play, who was a better athlete, who had more friends, who weighed less, and so on and so on. I always looked at siblings who were also best friends with curiosity and pain. Read more about How to Balance Cooperation and Competition[…]

Do you have a chip on your shoulder?

Over the past 8 days I have been doing a leadership boot camp with 24 first time managers. I was impressed with their work ethic, attention to detail, and technical expertise. I was equally impressed with how open many of them were to recognizing their areas for improvement (strategic thinking, difficulty “switching off” from work, Read more about Do you have a chip on your shoulder?[…]