September 12, 2018

Rain, Rain Come and Stay. I’ll take Accountability Any Day!

Leadership that does not set an example of personal accountability for bad results is not leading.
June 11, 2018

Accountability – Thinking about thinking about it.

Leadership that does not set an example of personal accountability for bad results is not leading.
December 1, 2017

Are You On A Tired Team?

Leadership that does not set an example of personal accountability for bad results is not leading.
June 7, 2017

Personal Accountability Is a Cure for Accountability Headaches

It might be easier to avoid holding someone accountable in the short term, but in the long run, avoidance usually results in a big headache.
April 4, 2017

Wait, Stop!, Can You Please Do Your Job?

It’s really hard on a team when a “team member” does not do their “part” and others are left to rescue, fix and save with no time to address the behavior of the slacker.
February 13, 2017

The Problem with “Shared Decision Making”

The word “shared” in an activity that requires personal accountability and ownership for results without fault, blame or guilt causes a problem. “Let’s share the decision making on this.” How about let’s not!
October 17, 2016

Do You Believe This?

You have no doubt heard the term “button pushing”. Has anyone ever pushed your button? Button pushing is pretty common in personal relationships. Over time, we may learn exactly how to push our spouse’s button and act all innocent when they react. It is a strange kind of power over someone when it works.
April 11, 2016

Stick A Venn Diagram Where Job Satisfaction Doesn’t Shine

If you are challenged by all there is to do on your team and find yourself rescue, fixing and saving much more than you would like to because it all has to be done to meet deadlines and customer expectations it might be time for a Venn diagram time out to SHOW the team that it isn’t just you being overwhelmed or dramatic.
March 14, 2016

Accountability – It’s So Simple

Rewarding "not being accountable" more than being accountable lies at the heart of what ails us. How early do we learn about personal accountability, if ever?