“Why Strategy Execution Unravels—and What to Do About It”

Leaders talk endlessly about alignment, but surprisingly, alignment is NOT the problem with strategy execution.  The key lies in the depth and strength of leaders’ relationships across silos.  This is an area where Heart Led Leadership can make a difference.  Servant leaders believe in and focus on developing deep and meaningful relationships across the organization. […]

Are you flexing your bravery muscle?

  When was the last time you pushed yourself to do something you were afraid to do? Heart of Leaders faculty member, Eric Frohardt believes that bravery is like a muscle that can be developed with regular workouts. As a former Navy SEAL Eric knows fear.  He’s been in firefights, blown up by an IED, […]

How well do you know your team?

Successful Heart Led Leaders have proven that Deep, Authentic Relationships Matter.  People don’t quit companies, they quit bad bosses. The inverse is also true. People will provide exceptional discretionary effort for leaders and teammates they care about precisely because they know that they are cared about by their leader and their team. Harvey MacKay, bestselling […]

Editor-At-Large of Fast Company Joins The Center for Heart Led Leadership Faculty

The Center for Heart Led Leadership is thrilled to announce that Rick Tetzeli, co-author with Brent Schlender of, Becoming Steve Jobs, and editor-at-large of Fast Company magazine is the newest member of our faculty.  An award-winning journalist, he has covered technology and business for over two decades.  He is also the former editor of Entertainment Weekly and deputy […]

Connect and Collaborate Radio with Rick Barrera

If you are unfamiliar with Connect and Collaborate Radio do yourself a favor and tune in Monday-Friday from 4-5pm on KDMT 1690 AM. Connect and Collaborate Radio is the voice of the Colorado Business Roundtable (COBRT) which provides weekly programming about business leadership, innovation and current events effecting the business community. Regularly interviewing some of […]

Heart Led Leader-Walt Rakowich

On January 25th, The Center for Heart Led Leadership hosted a discussion on transparency with former CEO of Prologis Walt Rakowich. Rakowich credits transparency for his success in leading one of the most dramatic turnarounds in Wall Street history, avoiding bankruptcy, increasing cash flow, paying off 10 billion dollars in debt and completing one of […]