The Best Leadership Lessons Are From Loved Ones

the best leadership lessons

In late April our family lost a great leader. The world lost one if you ask me. My uncle John Cortissoz or “Big Jack” as he was affectionately known to family and friends. A loving husband, father, brother and family man who was dedicated to serving others. Dynamic personality. Movie star qualities. Former advertising executive with Businessweek and Inc. magazines. Quintessential New Yorker. Storyteller extraordinaire. There are few people that can naturally have others just gravitate to them with no effort. Just being themselves. He was it. The real deal.…

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Love Or Fear – The Foundation Of Your Leadership

love vs fear at work

This article is the first in a series that examines love vs fear at work from several HR & people related angles. Part 1 deals with the idea itself, and begins the discussion on the applications for self-leadership. Love or fear. At first glance it seems like a strange topic to be discussing from a professional perspective. Some people may even bristle at the idea. It has everything to do with work. Love or fear is the primary filter that governs our lives as human beings. We do not stop being human when we…

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How Millennials Should Be Driving Your Engagement Strategy

Employee Engagement Strategies For Millennials

Full disclosure- I am not a Millennial.  In fact, I am squarely In the Gen X category.  Wife, school age child, mortgage, two cars- the "whole 9 yards."  Born in the 70's, grew up in the 80's and started my HR career in the mid 90's. The rise of MTV and the PC, the end of the Cold War, the dot com bubble and Y2K all seem not as long ago as they actually were. I am told that is just getting older....... Employee Engagement Strategies For Millennials Also in the interest…

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A Powerful Idea for Giving Gratitude To People at Work

giving gratitude to people at work

Another Thanksgiving has come and gone. It is a unique time of the year. A time to stop. A time to remind ourselves of what is truly important. A time to reminisce the memories of Thanksgivings gone by. A time to be thankful for the people in our lives. Food, football, parades or shopping are the rituals that come with it. These are merely the conduits for bringing people together, reliving old memories and creating new ones. Spending time with friends and family is what makes it meaningful. That is…

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Leadership & Executive Coaching Programs for Florida Companies | Official Press Release

leadership & executive coaching programs

Leadership & Executive Coaching Programs for Florida HR Soul Consulting –  a Tampa based Human Resources and Talent Management consulting firm, and John Mattone – an Orlando based world renowned leadership author, speaker and executive coach – entered today into a strategic partnership to provide leadership & executive coaching programs for Florida clients. TAMPA – March 1, 2017 – According Gallup, only 1/3 of currently only about 1/3 of U.S. workers are engaged in their job, only 20% of U.S. workers believe their current position utilizes their strengths, and the number of…

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Leadership & Executive Coaching Programs for Tampa Companies | Official Press Release

leadership & executive coaching programs

Leadership & Executive Coaching Programs HR Soul Consulting –  a Tampa based Human Resources and Talent Management consulting firm, and John Mattone – an Orlando based world renowned leadership author, speaker and executive coach – entered today into a strategic partnership to provide leadership & executive coaching programs for Florida clients. TAMPA – March 1, 2017 – According Gallup, only 1/3 of currently only about 1/3 of U.S. workers are engaged in their job, only 20% of U.S. workers believe their current position utilizes their strengths, and the number of workers that…

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Leadership & Executive Coaching Programs for Orlando Companies | Official Press Release

leadership & executive coaching programs

leadership & executive coaching HR Soul Consulting –  a Tampa based Human Resources and Talent Management consulting firm, and John Mattone – an Orlando based world-renowned leadership author, speaker and executive coach – entered today into a strategic partnership to provide leadership & executive coaching programs for Florida clients. ORLANDO – March 1, 2017 – According Gallup, only 1/3 of currently only about 1/3 of U.S. workers are engaged in their job, only 20% of U.S. workers believe their current position utilizes their strengths, and the number of workers that indicated it was…

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