Author: Michael Griffin

Happy 90th Birthday Warren Buffet, The Sage of Omaha!

By Michael J Griffin Warren Buffet celebrated his 90th this week. Who made him a birthday cake? His mentee Bill Gates. Like Bill, we all can learn from the life, wisdom and humility of the world’s 7th  richest person. Below

Inspiring Quotes to Motivate You Through Crisis and Change

By Michael J Griffin Inspiring quotes by authors of famous people that I respect motivate me to reach my full potential, fail forward, or change through times of crisis. Here are quotes to inspire you as a leader through this

The Attributes of a Good Post Covid Leader

    By Michael J Griffin 3 minute read Covid causes change. You must change as a leader. Keep up your coaching and problem solving skills but cultivate these attributes in yourself and others through this Covid crisis. Demonstrate these

Be a Work From Home Dad Who Leaves a Legacy!

By Michael J Griffin Father and Grandfather Founder of ELAvate Many of us have been working at home while being surrounded by our kids. A blessing and sometimes a disturbance. I believe it is a blessing that dads, who may

The 5 R’s for Post Covid Success Review, Reflect, Rejoice, Recalibrate and Renew

      By Michael J Griffin 4 minute read How many of us, in January, had developed great plans and set exciting goals for 2020? Then Covid hit. It’s half year so why not prepare for a much better

How are You Coping and Growing Through the Covid Crisis?

Dear ELAvate Friends, Covid is causing you to change. These changes can make you a better leader, a better spouse, and even a better parent. How are you growing or coping through this Covid changes and maintaining healthy relationships? My

8 Steps to Take as A Leader in Crisis Can Take Now!

by Korn Ferry – An ELAvate Partner Covid-19 has spawned a lot of advice for businesses and leaders. Our ELAvate partner, Korn Ferry, has assembled the 8 Steps every leader of a team, company or non-profit can take and act

“Are You Stir Crazy or Have Cabin Fever?” It Depends on Our Attitude!

Stir Crazy is a phrase that dates to 1908 according to the Oxford English Dictionary and the online Etymology Dictionary. Used among inmates in prison, it referred to a prisoner who became mentally unbalanced because of prolonged incarceration. It is

Leading in Times of Crisis: Insights from McKinsey

The past weeks have brought a flurry of negative news and impact on your business due to Covid -19. Let’s review some of the sound advice I have found from McKinsey authors Gemma D’Auria and Aaron De Smet. All crises

Peter Drucker on Mergers and Acquisitions From “The Daily Drucker”

Dr. Peter Drucker is known as the father of modern management. I read his compilation of insights from The Daily Drucker every morning to start my day. It is amazing how many of his words of wisdom still apply in

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