Rebound Live Webcast Blog for November 2nd, 2021

Today’s topic was “How to Hire Top Talent”. We had 30 attendees that stayed to the end of our one hour webcast. There was good diversity of people, including several industry experts, that made for a very compelling discussion on how to recruit talent for your company in this challenging environment. Marleen Jansen gets theContinue reading “Rebound Live Webcast Blog for November 2nd, 2021”

Failure

“Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.” —Winston Churchill Embrace failure. Celebrate failure. Sounds crazy? I love John Maxwell’s book Failing Forward. I studied in John’s pro- gram and learned a great deal. He states, “The difference between average people and achieving people is their perception and response to failure.”Continue reading “Failure”

Adversity (Excerpt from Rebound: From Pain to Passion – Leadership Lessons Learned)

“Life is not fair. Get used to it.”—Bill Gates 212 I was proud of the way I emotionally managed the 8-20 season. I never placed blame on the players or the previous staff. A leader needs to be out front and handle criticism in a professional manner. You have to lead with grace in timesContinue reading “Adversity (Excerpt from Rebound: From Pain to Passion – Leadership Lessons Learned)”

The Bridge Over The Bitter River (Excerpt from Rebound: From Pain to Passion – Leadership Lessons Learned)

“The Bridge” is a long winding road with a hefty emotional toll. There are many treacherous curves without guardrails. It was easy to drive off into “The Bitter River.” Plus, the toll was so hefty I wasn’t sure I wanted to even try to cross “The Bridge.” I was raised to say the right thingContinue reading “The Bridge Over The Bitter River (Excerpt from Rebound: From Pain to Passion – Leadership Lessons Learned)”