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Conversation 1: Personal Discovery

As promised, here is the first of my 3 Conversations You Need to Have With Your Team--virtual or otherwise. To prepare for Conversation 1, write down the names of the people on your team.  Now, list everything you know about each person—beyond the … Read the full article→

Join Me in Des Moines?

If you're in the Midwest of the US--or just have a hankering to travel there--please join me at The Extreme Leadership Intensive in Des Moines, IA on July 18 & 19, 2013. This day-and-a-half program will help you apply the principles of Extreme … Read the full article→

What Do You Talk About With Your Team?

No matter the structure of your team, no matter the challenge your team is working on, and no matter the proximity (or lack thereof) of its members, there are three things all successful teams have in common: They are all made up of human … Read the full article→

Old Wisdom for New Teams?

Way back in 1995, I had the great pleasure of seeing the legendary management sage, Peter Drucker, speak about teams and teamwork at a conference for training industry executives. Keep in mind the context of that now bygone era: CD-ROM was the … Read the full article→

Spring Cleaning

Not that this kind of thing should be reserved exclusively for springtime, but any excuse for a good, old-fashioned eradication. So, there's no time like the present to purge the energy-suckers around you and yours. Here's your challenge: Get … Read the full article→

Save The Date: Extreme Leadership Summit, 2014

  presents... Extreme Leadership Summit, … Read the full article→

The Entisys LEAP

Michael Strohl, CEO of Entisys Solutions, Inc. is a practitioner of Extreme Leadership (cultivate Love, generate Energy, inspire Audacity, provide Proof), and his passion, it appears, is taking hold in the company he leads. "Now," says Michael, … Read the full article→

The Radical Leap Re-Energized AudioBook Chapter Two

Here's the 2nd chapter of the audiobook version of The Radical Leap Re-Energized (Chapter 1 is right below it, in case you missed my previous post). Have a listen and, if you like it, please share it around. We should be finishing recording next week … Read the full article→

The Radical Leap Re-Energized: AudioBook Chapter One

I've been in the studio recording the audio book for The Radical Leap Re-Energized. It's an exciting project and a lot of fun to do. I'm working with the phenomenal Richard Del Maestro, who is not only a skilled engineer and editor, but a … Read the full article→

A Greater Than Yourself Legacy

Tommy Spaulding's GTY Project, Ethan Fisher from Steve Farber on Vimeo. "Truly great leaders in life become so because they cause others to be greater then themselves. Dedicating yourself to bringing others along so that they can achieve more than … Read the full article→