The ‘L’ word and why it’s central to your leadership success

Love

I’ve been told on more than one occasion that I use the word ‘love’ a lot. It peppers my conversation like chili in a Mexican fajita. Some people even say I mention ‘love’ way too much – certainly in a professional setting. Sorry, not sorry. Love has a monumental role to play in leadership. HBR’s Duncan Coombe  and I…

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Why The Best Leaders Make Love Their Top Priority

This week I interview Matt Tenney onlove and leadership. In his inspiring TED talk, author and social entrepreneur Matt Tenney cites compelling case studies and research to help you see why making love a higher priority than profit is not only a more noble and fulfilling way to lead, it’s actually the surprising secret of the best leaders.

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What’s love got to do with it?

What’s love got to do with it? No, I’m not talking about that classic hit by Tina Turner. But it does appear that HBR and I agree on the answer to this profound question. Let me rewind for a moment. I’ve been told on more than one occasion that I use the word ‘love’ a lot. It peppers…

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