How to Master the Art of Delegation in 4 Steps

I’m too busy. I’ll do it myself. I love doing it… why hand off the task? My team is already swamped, why give them another job? As a leadership advisor, I’ve heard it all – from managers at Fortune 500 companies to energized entrepreneurs. What amazes me about most...

A Leader Knows Where to Focus: Do You?

In my work with growing companies, we often discuss the barriers to growth. My clients will say they’ve hit a wall. So, what exactly is in their way? Nine times out of ten, it’s a leadership issue. Before you can become a great leader – and take your company to the...

EM Advisors to Speak to Vistage Worldwide

EM Advisor CEO Rom LaPointe, and Certified EM Advisor John Howman have been invited to provide leadership presentations to the local member organizations of Vistage Worldwide. Both are continuing the tradition of excellence demonstrated by EM Chairman, Founder, and...

Are You Delegating Or Dumping?

Delegating properly is one of the most important leadership skills. Delegation is typically not a natural skill that we learn growing up; however, it is critical to company growth and it’s a game-changer on many levels. If leaders aren’t focused on vision and...

A World-Class Corporate Culture

I was honored and fortunate to participate in Harken Inc.’s 50th anniversary celebration – first in Pewaukee, and then on to Italy. Harken enthusiasts traveled from virtually every continent, at their own expense, to help the company mark this golden anniversary with...

The Delegation Habit: 5 Excuses to Avoid

To Take Your Business to the Next Level, Start This Habit – Stop These 5 Excuses   Picture this. You’re the CEO of a food service distribution company. So far, your clients are independent restaurants. At your weekly sales meeting, a top salesperson mentions a fast...

Why Advisors Join Execution Maximizer

Are you considering a meaningful next step in your career? Are you interested in making a difference in the lives of hundreds of people? Take a look at Execution Maximizer (EM). EM Advisors are C-level leaders who bring their own real-world experiences to every client...

Managing Growth and Change

Growing companies experience barriers that slow them down and make it harder to achieve success. What if you could find a process designed to address and overcome those barriers? Complexity and change are constants for business leaders. The right tools, a proven...

The Three Keys to Execution

In my work with business leaders I am often asked to identify the key elements to Execution. We know that better execution makes your business better, so being clear and specific about what great Execution looks like is critical. In this video, I discuss the three...