Good Leaders: Are you a ‘pump’ or a ‘drain’ today?

HealthPartners senior executive Calvin Allen shared his ideas on goodness at the September 2014 Good Leadership Breakfast. HealthPartners senior executive Calvin Allen captivated the room of 245 leaders at the Good Leadership Breakfast last Friday with this idea: "Are you a pump or a drain?"  The pump fills people with hope and energy to help them grow and [...]

Good Leaders: What culture is forming around you?

Management guru Peter Drucker famously said: "culture eats strategy for breakfast."  Years later he added: "especially in healthcare!"  No one would understand that more than our speaker at the Good Leadership Breakfast this Friday: Calvin Allen.  He's the leader of both HR and Strategy for Healthpartners. He radiates goodness When I spend time with Calvin Allen, I come away with [...]

Good Leaders: What do you miss if you don’t show up?

Season Tickets are on sale today for the Good Leadership Breakfast - don't miss out! Through many years of coaching leaders there is one ever-present theme: There never seems to be enough time to get everything done: work life, home life, spiritual life, exercise and sleep? It's gnawing at all of us. That's why I think our ideas [...]

Good Leaders: Who’s on your breakfast plate this fall?

Tim and Jonathan Schmidt are the first father-and-son speakers at the Good Leadership Breakfast. They will share their tale of climbing Mt. Rainier. Rewarding excellence and living generously are two of the cornerstones of Goodness we will celebrate at the 2014 Fall Good Leadership Breakfast Series. That's why I'm already looking forward to this exciting slate of Good [...]