Observations

Below is a collection of Dr. McGlaughlin’s most recent observations (500+). Most of these observations are made throughout the course of everyday life, captured by dictation, and added to FlintsNotes.com. You can read more about the observation capture process here. The content here changes 5 days a week, so be sure to check back often. Also, feel free to leave a comment in the comments section of each observation.

August 2, 2017

On Leadership and the Three Elements of Impact

The artful leader must think of themselves as a construct of impact. In this construct, there is a pattern so fundamental that it may be related […]
July 27, 2017

On Leadership and the Balance between Aggressive Reflection and Relentless Action

Too many organizations are either paralyzed by excessive discussion or rendered ineffectual through frantic activity. Aggressive reflection requires the leader’s team to think deeply and generate […]
July 25, 2017

On Leadership and Three Elements of a Healthy Organization

The leader must be aware of three elements that contribute to an effective culture. I have noticed in literature various HR experts speak of these elements, […]