Joe Contrera is the Founder and President of ALIVE @ WORK LLC, a leadership development company dedicated to helping Extraordinary Leaders Achieve Extraordinary Results. He is the author of three books. His latest, Extraordinary Results: Mastering the Art of Leading, Coaching, & Influencing Others, is quickly becoming a must-have resource for leaders in organizations across the country. It will not only change what you believe about leading, it will help you build your leadership skills so that you can successfully influence others.

Oops … I Did It … Again!

Oops … I Did It … Again! Saturday I had a chance to watch my girlfriend’s 12 year old daughter Ally play club volley ball. They won their first match pretty quickly and then moved onto the next. It was during this second match that I watched the negative affects that poor leadership has on…

Speaking of Wisdom … Honestly!

“Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.” Thomas Jefferson The topic for this week is wisdom. As you know wisdom is defined as – “the state of being wise.” Following the definition path for wise you find – “having the power of discerning and judging properly as to what is true or right.” And that’s where it seems to get a little bit tricky for…