Building Exceptional Leaders Archives - Steople

The Power of a Rallying Cry

Back in 2008, when I began my career as an organizational consultant, one of my first clients was a small, community bank.  My role…

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Through The Eyes Of An Elf

The holiday season is often billed as the “Most Wonderful Time of the Year”, however as many of you know it can also be…

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Finding The Positive Leadership Lessons From 2020

“I just want to go to one meeting and not have to talk about Covid…it’s overwhelming.” – Physician “I’ve been never worked so hard…

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What Four Traits Should You Look For In A Leader?

Dear readers, I am going to walk you through what the most recent research says about the traits individuals look for in their leaders. …

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Stress In America 2020

At my core, I am a psychologist and social scientist. In grad school, my Stress and Coping class with Dr. Terry Pace was a…

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What Makes College Football So Great? 

Waking up and immediately flipping on ESPN Game Day…prepping your game day gear…heading out the door and feeling the cool autumn breeze….excitement building as…

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OUR BRAINS DON’T LIKE NOT KNOWING

In the past few months, I have been speaking to various groups about the brain science and psychology behind what we have all been…

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How To Become An Inclusive Organization

By Layla Bokhari | Consultant During my early professional career as a manager in a fortune 500 company, I remember the day I was…

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Controlling the Chaos:  How Do We React in Times of Uncertainty?

I am a planner—I am not a planner at the micro-level, but I am someone who likes to have a game plan and general…

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