BIG BLOG

Don’t follow the fly’s strategy!!

The 9th Principle of BIG Picture Leaders is to Create opportunities for your employees to shine. When grooming your employees to have greater impact and rise through the ranks, it’s your job as their leader to help them determine how they can make the greatest... read more

Do you realize the impact you have?

The 8th Principle of BIG Picture Leaders is to Acknowledge employees for their action and positive example. Acknowledging employees for their efforts and ideas is a sign of a confident leader. It encourages contributions from everyone rather than a select few. It... read more

The woman in seat 25 B

This month I have been talking about the 7th Principle of BIG Picture Leaders – Show Your Team Members You Care About Them. Recently I was heading out for a quick vacation and was given the opportunity to see the impact of a boss that didn’t show his direct report he... read more

Once again, Richard Branson nails it!

The 7th Principle of BIG Picture Leaders is to Show Your Team Members You Care About Them. Being the leader that others notice and line up behind requires showing your employees that you care about them and their best interests. This creates deep loyalties, trust,... read more

Does self-care really impact the money you make?

Do you struggle with consistently practicing self-care? If you are like most people your answer would be yes. I am going to share my story of finding the right balance of self-care for me with you because it is so important not only to your health but also to the... read more

Inspirational Leaders

If I said “Inspirational Leaders” to you, who would be first few people to pop into your mind? Martin Luther King Eleanor Roosevelt Oprah Winfrey Bono …are names that I hear frequently. I also hear names of fictional characters: Atticus Finch Katniss Everdeen... read more

Richard Branson says it best

The 4th Principle of BIG Picture Leaders is to Model Self Care. Self-care is the birthplace of innovation. When you care for yourself, you are more resilient and creative. You become a higher performer in all areas. Over the years I have gotten a lot of push back from... read more

Strong Leader Poor Vision or…

The 6th principle of BIG Picture Leaders is to Lead from a Clear Vision. Much of the time leading from a clear vision will call for you to be less concerned with what has been done before and focus more on what you want to achieve. With the changing trends in business... read more

I’m Calling You to Expand Your Thinking

We need expansive thinkers now more than ever. With all the new technologies and changing trends in business today we are being called forth to alter the way we do things. Same ole` Same ole` is truly the kiss of death. Companies and individuals have woken up to the... read more

How Do You Cook Your Pot Roast?

The 5th principle of BIG Picture Leaders is to be an Expansive Thinker. At its most simple form, being and expansive thinker means to be open minded, expanding your beliefs of what is possible. Which is something this new business environment is demanding of companies... read more

I’d choose Jerry Seinfeld

Having a strong belief in your role as a leader and in all that leadership means to you is key to being recognized & respected. It inspires people and industry leaders to take notice of you and remain interested once they do, to follow you. So, what is that... read more