Blog archives

February 29, 2012

Leadership – leading a meaningful life through meaningful work

What are you spending your life doing?  This HBR article offers three questions to ask yourself about what you are…

February 27, 2012

Culture Eats Strategy

Culture – long associated as the touchy-feely part belonging to HR – is actually the most important driver to push…

February 23, 2012

Personal Purpose & Leadership Success

Successful leaders know their purpose and its impact on the people around them.  According to this Forbes article, a “true…

February 22, 2012

The Wrath of a Great Leader

Great leaders focus on the emotions that will drive the behaviors to achieve the results they want, including anger.  This…

February 16, 2012

Why Appreciation Matters So Much

Progressive wives’ tales claim that a child should receive feedback at a ratio of 10 positive to 1 negative.  The…

February 15, 2012

Up and Coming Restaurant Leaders near Midland Ontario

Aitken Leadership Group has just completed a training with up and coming restaurant leaders near Midland, Ontario.  This one-day session…