Review: Impromptu – Leading in the Moment by Judith Humphrey

This review ran in the Jan. 15 edition of The Hamilton Spectator. Impromptu: Leading in the Moment By Judith Humphrey Wiley $36 Something remarkable happened at work. We went to a town hall meeting and a conversation broke out. Here’s how it happened. Senior leaders stepped out from behind the lectern, left the stage andContinue reading “Review: Impromptu – Leading in the Moment by Judith Humphrey”

Review: The Inspiration Code – How The Best Leaders Energize People Every Day by Kristi Hedges

This review first ran in the Sept. 11 edition of The Hamilton Spectator. The Inspiration Code: How The Best Leaders Energize People Every Day By Kristi Hedges American Management Association $35.95 We won’t find inspiration in a corporate video where our leader seems to have been kidnapped to an undisclosed location and forced to readContinue reading “Review: The Inspiration Code – How The Best Leaders Energize People Every Day by Kristi Hedges”

Book review: Speaking as a Leader

An edited version of this review ran in the April 9 edition of The Hamilton Spectator. Speaking as a Leader: How to Lead Every Time You Speak By Judith Humphrey John Wiley & Sons Canada Ltd. $27.95 I went to a conference in Washington last month to learn how to write better speeches. As anContinue reading “Book review: Speaking as a Leader”