A Case for NOT Doing it by the Numbers

As a person who has spent the last couple of years teaching and discussing the foundations of good leadership, said discussions inevitably turn to department evaluations. I hear from some officers who say that their departments have evaluations but often forget to...

Keep the Fire Burning

In 2015, I was fortunate enough to be sent to the FBI LEEDA Command Leadership Class. I did enjoy the class and the instructors were outstanding. The material was relevant and I learned a great deal….But, there was one small segment that had the most significant...

What drives our people?

Hello everyone. It has been a while since I’ve posted. I retired this summer and I took the opportunity to chillax a little. It was nice. Now, I’m back to building my training business and enhancing the careers of public safety personnel.While I was...

Good morning everyone. This will be my first “official” post (non-introductory) on this leadership blog. I want to discuss an article I recently read on Forbes.com. It was written by Mike Myatt and was titled, “The #1 Reason Leadership Development...

Who the Hell are You?Hello everyone. My name is Tim Jones and I’m about to start a new blogging journey here on Google’s Blogger. The focus of my blog posts will be on leadership. Now, I know that you are thinking, what the hell do you know about...