Recent articles from

Ann Fry's Blog

17
Oct

Bigotry Is Alive And Well In An America I Do Not Recognize

  On my Leadership Coaching page on this website, I say that a leader is “someone who works with a team, not over a team”. In thinking about that, I mean, truly, someone who works “with” others. A leader is someone who is inclusive, open, accepting, wanting to be connected with others. Therefore, in my...
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24
Sep

Has Your Leadership Style Needed to Change in Recent Times … Especially if You Are a Man?

Welcome to the new and updated annfry.com website. Please keep coming back. Calling all men, who have the responsibility of leading others. Whether you’re in your own business or whether you work in a corporation, you are called upon to “lead.” Do you, like me, sometimes struggle with new directions, expansion of your work, developing...
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24
Aug

What Does “Employee Centric” Mean?

When people ask me to describe the work I do with corporations, I say … “I help them create employee-centric workplaces.” The simple explanation, which you see on my home page is … creating an environment where you honor your employees, where you take care of them, so they can then take care of your...
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02
Mar

Where’s the Support? Where’s the Humanity in the Workplace?

I read an interesting article today about actor, Seth Rogen speaking in front of Congress, asking for support for Alzheimer’s disease. His Mother-in-law suffered for many years. He spoke about how terrible it was. Seth really described how bad she became. He noticed there were many empty seats … barely anyone was there to listen...
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07
Aug

Why is there So Much MYSTERY about ReInvention?

Here’s the truth: People are reinventing all the time … they just don’t know it. I mean unless you have a script for every thing you say and do, you are making it up in the moment. That’s innovation or creativity .. and that’s related to reinvention. Do you ever change your style? your hair...
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