Leveraging Leadership

with Amy Burkett

Do You have the Tools You Need to Grow? leadership leadership lessons personal growth professional growth skillsets Nov 05, 2023

I just got back from an afternoon of early holiday shopping with a dear friend.  It was a great afternoon of catching up and planning for the holiday season.  I needed a few things to get...

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Reengaging Quiet Quitters Oct 29, 2023

By now most people in leadership roles have heard the phrase quiet quitting but do you know how much it’s costing U-S companies or what you can do about it?  Gallup research states it...

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The Six C's to Your Success advice career help career navigation character clarity commitment competency confidence courage courageous leadership Oct 22, 2023

Have you ever heard the phrase, “there are no lukewarm winners?”  Anything worth doing in life is going to be an uphill habit which just means it’s going to take a lot of...

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Navigating Conflict accountability change conflict resolution' courageous leadership leadership Oct 14, 2023

Whether you think you can or not it's nearly impossible to avoid work conflict.  Research shows 86 percent of employees experience it and 76 percent of workers said they try to avoid it...

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Love + Work business building change change management coaching courageous leadership growth happiness leadership positive solutions Oct 07, 2023

In the organization I lead we focus on the 4-E’s, excellence, efficiency, effectiveness and entrepreneurship.  Today let’s dig into what it takes to be EXCELLENT.  According...

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Toxic Positivity VS. Optimism accountability fear growth leadership lessons optimism professional growth progress toxic positivitty Oct 01, 2023

Have you ever been around someone who is so sweet, you feel like you’re getting a cavity?  They’re the person when your dog dies who says, “at least you got to enjoy him for...

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Courageous Leadership Advice accountability anxiety fighting career goals change management coaching courage courageous leadership culture emotional intelligence improvement leadership professional growth success Sep 23, 2023

What’s it mean to be a courageous leader?  For me it’s about doing the right thing for the organization in spite of my personal preferences.

When we choose to be leaders, we need...

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The Keys to Office Etiquette accountability career goals change communication culture growth leadership professional growth work solutions Sep 16, 2023

I love sharing helpful leadership tips with you. Today's blog is inspired by one of my readers.  This CEO reached out asking for some help.  They’re grappling with challenges of...

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What Makes Great Teammates Great accountability business building career goals change culture growth improvement leadership making a positive impact positive solutions problem solving professional growth wisdom work solutions Sep 09, 2023

In sports and at the office these days we tend to hear all about the MVP’s.  Most valuable players tend to get all the attention, but research shows MVP’s get there because...

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What Mentally Strong People Don't Do anxiety fighting change change management entitlement growth happiness hope leadership mental health progress strength Sep 03, 2023

We growth minded people tend to read a lot.  We like the power that comes from knowledge.  When we read, it often tells us what to do.  Today’s blog explores what NOT to do....

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Four Workplace Culture Levels business building coaching culture growth improvement leadership making a positive impact Aug 26, 2023

Company culture has been a topic I’ve often avoided discussing, because it’s really difficult to build. I don’t claim to be an expert in it.  I’ve often described the...

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The Four Types of Prickly People communication growth interpersonal communication leadership making a positive impact problem solving wisdom Aug 10, 2023

How do you go from wanting to punch someone to loving them at work? The secret is understanding the four types of prickly people and learning the strategies of how to work with them. ...

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