The Blessings of Bossy and other “B” words

Bossy: (adj.) fond of giving people orders; domineering: “she was headlong, bossy, scared of nobody, and full of vinegar” synonyms: domineering · pushy · overbearing · imperious · officious · high-handed · authoritarian · dictatorial · controlling · high and mighty antonyms: submissive Driving through rush hour traffic, my thoughts were interrupted by Sheryl Sandberg,…

Sustaining success

Betsy and I recently wrapped up a 7 month project with a client — a board of volunteers with very busy day jobs.  Knowing how much their stakeholders relied on them, they wanted to re-imagine the way they worked together to be more organized, clearer in their vision and more focused in the actions they take to bring the vision to…