Can we talk? (Will you listen?)

Published on July 31, 2018

In my last blog, I shared some thoughts about leaders systematically creating a clear line of…

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Do your employees have a clear line of sight to what matters most?

Published on June 12, 2018

“I have a clear understanding of the goals and priorities of the organization.” Would your…

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How does your leadership team lead?

Published on May 1, 2018

Consider this truism: Your facility outcomes will never outperform the effectiveness of how your leadership team leads….

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Workplace engagement crushers: 5 easy ways to undermine employee engagement

Published on March 23, 2018

In previous blogs, I’ve shared some thoughts on how to create a workplace that inspires…

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The secret sauce for innovative thinking: Engaged employees

Published on February 28, 2018

Whenever I attend a state or national aging services conference, I get re-inspired by the…

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Getting real: Ego-free leadership

Published on January 31, 2018

Leaders have an incredible opportunity to influence and strengthen employee engagement. Recognizing that engagement ultimately…

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How can leaders engage employees? Lessons from “Field of Dreams”

Published on December 15, 2017

Do you remember the movie Field of Dreams? I loved that movie! It had charm,…

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Beware of the bubble: Are you in touch with your employees?

Published on November 22, 2017

Your employees talk about you. They talk to their colleagues, friends and family about your…

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3 Tips for mobilizing leaders at all levels

Published on November 16, 2017

If you wear a leadership hat within your organization, facility or department, guess what? You…

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3 engagement strategies for leaders: Get in touch with your employees

Published on October 19, 2017

Are you a leader within your organization? How well do you think you rate on…

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Recruiting and retaining: What is your employer brand?

Published on October 10, 2017

Having lived in Seattle for several years, I had a daily routine of visiting Starbucks…

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Meet us on the road: October meetings and expos

Published on October 2, 2017

Align will be hitting the road this month to attend two national conferences and conventions….

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