Recent Articles From The Renegade Leader

As Tom Petty sang, ‘the world needs a little kindness right now’

Webster Hall was wall-to-wall with people for Tom Petty’s Mudcrutch concert following his induction into the Songwriters Hall of Fame on June 9 in New York.

Mudcrutch, the Heartbreakers’ precursor, features that band’s guitarist, Mike Campbell, and keyboardist, Benmont Tench, along with guitarist Tom Randall and drummer and singer of “It’s a Beautiful World” Randall Marsh — high school friends from Gainesville, Fla. — plus guest Herb Pederson.

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Stop Struggling to Engage and Motivate Your Employees

According to Gallup, only 27% of employees worldwide are engaged, ready and willing to do their best. The costs of this situation are staggering in terms of lost productivity and the cost of replacing employees, to the tune of over 350 billion dollars a year in the US.

How to engage and mobilize is a top frustration

It shows up in your business as missed deadlines, lack of accountability, finger pointing and drama in the workplace. Aren’t you tired of spending so much time dealing with the fallout that comes from employees that are not as committed and motivated as you are?

The answer might be simpler than you think

There are many simple strategies to engage and mobilize employees. They cost almost nothing to implement, can be put into place immediately, and have huge impact.

For instance, one opportunity that many leaders have — even at the C-level — is to give more frequent, informal feedback about how each employee is doing. That way, everyone in an organization knows what is expected of them and how they can continue to grow, learn and improve.

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From Vision to Tactics: How to Stay Focused on What Really Matters

The biggest issues that leaders face today are burnout, stress, and overwhelm.

Leaders must do so much with limited resources, while keeping up with technology, managing a virtual and global workforce that spans multiple generations, and do it all in an incredibly volatile economy. For all of these reasons, leaders can benefit from a tool that keeps them focused on what really matters.

The Leader’s Dashboard is a simple one-page tool that summarizes the most important things on the leader’s plate.

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