Blog Carnival

Winning Well Leadership Symposium

April 17, 2017

If you’ve ever traveled for an extensive period of time, you know the stress of making sure your household continues to run smoothly while you are gone. Whether it’s arranging for care of your pets, ensuring your kiddos get to all of their events on time, or simply finding somebody to put the trash out […]

Read the full article →

10 Years of #HR Posts – Happy Anniversary @CarnivalofHR

February 21, 2017

The Carnival of HR is 10 years old today! I starting contributing to the Carnival in 2009. That’s led to connections with countless of really smart minds in the recruiting, talent development and general HR arena. Robin Schooling, a VP of HR is the current ringleader for the Carnival, which offers a monthly round-up of […]

Read the full article →

May Carnival of HR Hosted by @stelzner

May 19, 2016

This month’s Carnival of HR is hosted by Mark Stelzner of Inflexion Advisors. Mark is one of the first HR colleagues I met on Twitter in 2009. He’s been a wonderful mentor over the years and I finally got to meet him last week (woohoo!) in person. Fun fact about Mr. Stelzner: he used to […]

Read the full article →

22 Fresh Leadership Insights

March 18, 2016

The March Frontline Festival is up at Karin Hurt’s Let’s Grow Leaders blog. As an homage to springtime, this month’s theme is “fresh insights on leadership.” As always the topics are wide-ranging, with 22 leadership writers weighing in on: False assumptions your boss makes about your career Your audience decides if your story is believable […]

Read the full article →

23 Leadership Essays via @LeadChangeGroup

November 2, 2015

The Lead Change Group is hosting this month’s Leadership Development Carnival. In it, you’ll find over 20 leadership authors, consultants and coaches who wrote about various leadership topics, including: Leaders who have “real” conversations Helping people avoid the “drama” that sometimes needlessly occurs in the workplace How to lead people, even when they irritate you […]

Read the full article →

26 Essays on Leadership Development #LeadChange

August 4, 2015

This month’s Leadership Development Carnival is hosted at The Lead Change Group blog. Curated by Becky Robinson and her Weaving Influence team, you’ll find 26 posts on a wide range of leadership topics, including: – The epidemic risk of inconsistency – Ways to positively influence people at work – Leadership behaviors to move up on […]

Read the full article →

July 2015 Leadership Development Carnival – hosted by @thehrgoddess

July 7, 2015

This month’s Leadership Development Carnival is hosted by my co-author and friend Jane Perdue. On Twitter Jane is known as @thehrgoddess. She’s rounded up a wonderful collection of essays on leadership, with diverse topics such as: – leadership through the lens of moral character – becoming an agile and adaptable leader – how to make […]

Read the full article →

23 Leadership Lessons About Energizing Yourself and Others

May 15, 2015

How do you derive energy from the task of leading? Many times, being in a leadership role is draining, not energizing. As with many other things in life, one needs to actively seek out ways to overcome flagging energy. This month’s Frontline Festival blog carnival, hosted by Let’s Grow Leaders’ Karin Hurt, assembled 23 stories […]

Read the full article →

Spring Cleaning for Leadership – 21 Essays on Self, Culture and Teamwork

April 20, 2015

This time of year often brings out the cleaning fanatic in us, so Karin Hurt of the Let’s Grow Leaders blog asked for blog posts about “spring cleaning” for her April Frontline Leadership Festival. The outcome is a blog carnival with 21 essays for leaders who want to learn to “clean up” in three areas: […]

Read the full article →

19 Essays About Achieving Breakthrough Results with Your Team

March 20, 2015

This month’s Frontline Festival is about how leaders can inspire breakthrough results with their teams. Hosted by Karin Hurt of the Let’s Grow Leaders blog, you’ll find 19 essays written about both the internal and external elements leaders need to help inspire their teams to greater heights. Topics include: – Business results takes more than […]

Read the full article →