Monthly Archives: October 2019

October 31, 2019

Wearing Masks at Work: A Cost Benefit Analysis

Do you or others in your organization, metaphorically, wear protective masks at work? Many organizations do not realize the various masks their team members are wearing or feel they must wear. How do you recognize this tendency to mask and what can you do to eradicate the conditions that make masks feel necessary in your organization? Listen to this podcast where Dr. Karen removes the masks off the mask syndrome.

October 29, 2019

Steps to Take When Selection Goes Awry

Making the right selection for your organization is like fitting all the pieces of a puzzle together. If one piece is missing the puzzle is incomplete and if multiple pieces are missing or misplaced the entire puzzle is a mess.

October 24, 2019

Leading Diversity: Three Aspects

To what extent is your organization a diverse and multicultural workplace? In this podcast, Dr. Karen explores both the advantages and challenges of leading diversity. Which of the three aspects are easiest and most difficult for most organizations? Don’t miss this one!

October 22, 2019

Three Abundance Killers

Do you or someone on your team focus on what you don’t have? Focusing on what you don’t have restricts your vision, which is the first abundance killer of three described in this podcast. What are the other two killers and how do you avoid them? Listen as Dr. Karen shows you how to “take out” those abundance killers.

October 17, 2019

5 Ways to Develop an Abundance Mindset

What does the song, “Count Your Blessings” have to do with developing an abundance mindset? Did you know that the greatest leaders regularly thank their people and promote an abundance mindset culture? Listen to this podcast where Dr. Karen shares her insights for creating abundance. Also stay tuned for her special melodic surprise.

October 15, 2019

Leadership in Adversity: What Can We Learn from the Trapped Chilean Miners?

Creating order in chaos is critical to overcoming life threatening adversities. Listen to this podcast as Dr. Karen analyzes and extracts leadership lessons learned from the teamwork and ingenuity of the trapped Chilean miners. Just because your body is trapped doesn’t mean your mind and spirit are trapped too.

October 10, 2019

Extend Your Reach Through Delegation

Do your people understand the big picture? Are you on track with your strategic direction or are you working too much in the weeds? You can get on track by delegating, replacing yourself often, and implementing a few other ideas Dr. Karen shares in this podcast.

October 8, 2019

7 Ways to Cultivate Your Accountability Culture and 3 Watch-outs

Inspire your people and focus on solutions and results are two of the seven ways to increase accountability in your organization. To discover the rest, listen to this podcast and to Dr. Karen as she talks about how to make accountability a positive and exciting part of your corporate DNA.

October 3, 2019

Salesforce: Values Bring Value

Committed to improving the state of the world and to achieving gender equality, the CEO of Salesforce takes on these and other bold missions and initiatives. His infectious enthusiasm and commitment inspire his organization to do more than others say is possible. What bold initiatives and missions is your company setting? Listen to this podcast and to Dr. Karen make some bold recommendations for catapulting your continued success.

October 1, 2019

HEB: An Example of Corporate Community Citizenship

Why would a corporation add value to their community by investing in a mobile kitchen? Dr. Karen observes that the best organizations take great care of their employees, customers, partners and community. In this podcast she shares examples of how you too can create a profound impact.