• How Charismatic Do You Need to Be?

    Posted November 14, 2016 by Steve Moran

    I came across this old (2004) article from Harvard Business Review titled “What Makes an Effective Executive” that propositions that being charismatic is not really the key to being a great leader with Harry Truman being the number one example.   It listed these 8 traits of effec...

  • It Is Time to Quit Cookie Cuttering Your Team Members?

    Posted October 26, 2016 by Steve Moran

    I am just coming off a stimulating day of strategic planning led by Jody Lentz for Abe’s Garden. We spent a huge amount of time looking at a variety of staffing issues . . . actually I am not sure “issues” is quite the right term because by any reasonable metric Abe’s Garden ...

  • The Big Leadership Disconnect

    Posted October 20, 2016 by Steve Moran

    Students Missing The Boat about Getting Ahead -  Clues to Senior Living Leadership A recent study published at HR Magazine  took a look at what Bachelor level students believe it takes to grow their soon to be starting careers and what HR managers are actually looking for.  There was...