Developing Your Level Of Influence

Developing Your Level Of Influence By Jon- Leadership in business (as in life) is complex. There is no magical formula that makes one a leader. However there are many things that every leader does, that not only makes others want to follow, but also influences others to emulate, which makes a stronger business unit overall. Here are a few traits I recognize in...

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Morality in Sports and business

Morality in Sports and business From Rhod: An odd title for a blog but it it’s something I feel compelled to write about. I recently saw the “Lance Armstrong” documentary on HBO and was captivated by it. It roused some interesting questions in my own mind. Before I continue let it be known for the record that I personally do not advocate the use of any...

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Step Off The Line

Step Off The Line By Jon- One of the many exercises we do with our Leadership and Team Development clients is an exercise that tests the group’s courage and willingness to share something very personal about themselves with their team. The evolution is called the line game. We have the team stand in a line in complete silence, shoulder to shoulder and we ask...

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How Well Do You Play Your Role?

How Well Do You Play Your Role? By Jon: Outside of being a co-founder of Rogue Consulting Group, my part-time job is working as the Race Director for the Race Across America. This epic cycling event just reached its 30-year anniversary. It is a non-stop 3000-mile race from Oceanside, CA to Annapolis, MD where solo and team riders have two weeks to complete the...

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Trust – The Common Denominator

Trust – The Common Denominator From Rhod: As human beings we all require trust to survive. We are not good at everything, so it is imperative we surround ourselves with people who believe what we believe, amplify our strengths and make up for our shortcomings. The one key factor that determines who we choose to be in our inner circle is trust. Please don’t...

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