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A Frequently Asked Leadership Question from Lee Ellis

A Frequently Asked Leadership Question from Lee Ellis – “When the pressure is on, I’m tempted to lie or withhold information to make me look better. How can I combat this integrity issue?” Answer – “After leading and managing people for more than 40 years, I can assure you that lying or misrepresenting the facts […]

On This Day in Leadership History, March 29, 2015

Let’s never forget that leadership comes in all shapes and sizes. On this day in 1987 in leadership history, Hulk Hogan took 11 minutes, 43 seconds to pin Andre the Giant in front of 93,136 at Wrestlemania III fans at the Silverdome in Pontiac, MI. Are you trying to pin down a giant in your […]

The Latest Recommendation from Lee’s Bookshelf – “Decent People, Decent Company: How to Lead with Character at Work and in Life”

Here’s the Latest Recommendation from Lee’s Bookshelf – Decent People, Decent Company: How to Lead with Character at Work and in Life by Robert and Lyn Turknett. Drawing on more than 25 years of experience working with hundreds of CEOs, managers and teams, this husband-and-wife team provides both the inspiration and the tools to help […]

Impressive Students Leading the Way – Honoring Vietnam POWs

During the Nam POW reunion at the Wyndham River walk Hotel San Antonio, Lee and Mary took time to visit with five history students and their teacher Coach Bryan Degner from Boerne (TX) Middle School North. They are preparing for state competition in a history project and have already done considerable research on the POW […]

Giving Back Spotlight – The Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program

Lee believes deeply in giving back to the community, and he and his wife Mary are longtime supporters of the Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program. Deployment and mobilization can be a very stressful time for service members and their families—in particular, multiple deployments as they’re experiencing today. The Yellow Ribbon Program’s mission is to assist, collaborate, […]

Submit Your Accountability Questions – See Inside

Lee’s latest book, tentatively titled “Winning with Honor”, gives guidance on how to use healthy, positive accountability in life and work. We’d like to include your accountability questions in the book! Please post them on this post or email them to [email protected] – thank you! Here’s a sample accountability question – “When is it appropriate […]