It was such a welcomed surprise to receive word that I am a finalist for the Women’s Quarterly Magazine Cover Contest! Such an honor! A few hours after getting this great news, I was delighted to re-read my essay submission. Sending in the submission was not just a sigh of relief after I hit the […]
Author Archives: Dawn McCoy
Four-star general Anthony Zinni and author of Leading the Charge: Leadership Lessons from the Battlefield to the Boardroom. As we reflect the Memorial Day weekend upon the contributions of veterans and those who have served the country, let’s consider Zinni’s reflections from the battlefield useful for all leaders.
By serving others, you are having an impact. More importantly, you are leading. Showing up to serve others can be in the way that you think of others before yourself and in the way that you have a giving heart for service to others. It is neither a challenge nor an impediment to finding ways […]
In recent weeks, it has become clear that 2021 will be another exciting and historical year. Since January, there have been unparalleled changes on the social, political, and economic levels nationwide. Now more than ever, leaders must check their egos at the door and get to work.
At the end of last year, I was fortunate to be a podcast guest with Chris Lin of Leading People First. Our conversation was a delightful exchange focused on communication skills, creative marketing, the importance of self-care, as well as tools to engage your teams, clients, and partners. Below is a brief clip from the […]