Writing a Leadership Manifesto

Writing a Leadership Manifesto

Every summer I facilitate the leadership retreat for Port X Logistics. Each year I have the team engage in a leadership manifesto exercise that inspires deeper thought into their personal Why. “Why” is your purpose for doing what you do. It is your...
How to Ensure a Healthy Company Culture

How to Ensure a Healthy Company Culture

As a Chief Heart Officer, a large portion of my responsibility focuses on building and sustaining a healthy company culture. Culture is defined as the values, expectations, and practices that guide and inform the actions of all members of the organization.  Healthy...
Real Change Happens When You Experience Moments of Awe

Real Change Happens When You Experience Moments of Awe

It is that time of year again when @Brian Kempisty and I take the Port X Logistics leadership team on our annual retreat. Our retreats are not typical and require months of preparation and planning. The team goes through a process of physical and mental preparation,...
Leadership Reflection and Changing from Within

Leadership Reflection and Changing from Within

If you want to become the best version of yourself sit quietly, reflect and journal.  It is not possible to think yourself into a new way of being. You must sit quietly and reflect. You must allow the answers that are already within to be heard.  He was an elderly man...