Top Ten Secrets of Great Leaders

With the focus of this year’s Advanced Shop Talk (AST) on leadership, this “top ten” list will help you to reflect on your leadership style and possibly identify areas to focus on in the coming months. At the essence of all great leadership is great communication, and we hope to see you in Providence this July, not only to learn from your peers, but to share your experiences to help others learn and grow as well.

Ten Communication Secrets of Great Leaders


Taking Control of Your Time

With the exterior season now in full swing, it seemed like the perfect time to share some time management tips. We know that when all of the gears turning at full speed, it’s easy to get distracted by things that seem “urgent”. However, the true secret to getting through the truly important items on your to do list each day is managing your time wisely. Learning how to eliminate as many “disruptions” as possible (including the self-imposed ones) is also a key step in creating a blueprint for a productive day. Here is a great three step approach to re-evaluating your priorities in order to get the most out of your day.

The Time Management Trifecta