Great cities need great leaders

Great cities need great leaders

I'm a lifelong Memphian. I love this city. From the grit and grind of the Grizz, to the grit and grind of the people, I’m proud to call Memphis my home.

I’m not, however, content to leave it like it is. This city has too much potential.

Leadership is About Solving Problems

Leadership is About Solving Problems

Leadership is about problem-solving.  And, if you know anything about problem-solving, you understand how difficult and demanding it can be. More importantly yet equally demanding is that leadership is about people. Many times, leaders feel misunderstood or misrepresented. They feel likes it's easier to underachieve than to overachieve.

But guess what? You can overcome any the leadership challenges limiting you! 

How to Communicate “FOR” Others, Not “TO” Others.

How to Communicate “FOR” Others, Not “TO” Others.

My boss suggested I start over and this time "write it for them." Over the next few months, he would frequently critique my memos to all levels of the organization with this single challenge: communicate “for” your audience, not “to” them.