LeaderLynx – Shoot the Cows?

LeaderLynx – Shoot the Cows? ‘Sacred Cows’ as they are called have existed in the workplace as long as groups have gathered in teams to accomplish tasks.  Legend has it that most sacred cows are fat and happy. During one of my consulting jobs...

LeaderLynx – Attacked in Life’s Jungle?

LeaderLynx – Attacked in Life’s Jungle? A few days ago I had a very challenging day.  I just hopped out of the shower when my phone rang.  It was my wife, very shaken but okay after hitting a deer, swerving and then going down a small embankment. ...

LeaderLynx – Topsy Turvy Crazy-Makers

LeaderLynx – Topsy Turvy Crazy-Makers Do you have what Julia Cameron refers to as “crazymakers” in your family, church or workplace?  Yeah, you know who they are!  You had a mental picture of the person as soon as I mentioned the words ‘crazymaker’...

LeaderLynx – Gorillas in the Guest Room

LeaderLynx – Gorillas in the Guest Room I was standing at the front desk of a major hotel chain checking into my mystery room.  One of the services I offer clients is mystery shopping their sites.  Why do I call it a mystery room you ask?  Because I never know...

LeaderLynx – Who’s Idea Was That?!

LeaderLynx – Who’s Idea Was That?! When working with animals it’s advantageous if the behavior you are trying to get is actually their idea.  Suppose you are walking a tiger on a leash (like you do that daily, right?) and you want to turn to the right, a...

LeaderLynx – When Lions Roar!

LeaderLynx – When Lions Roar! LeaderLynx – Real Life Lessons from the Jungle When a lion roars it can have several meanings. It can be establishing its location so others do not infringe, or it can be calling to others saying here I am… come on over! Today...