Believe in yourself

Believe in yourself

My first book, now out of print (Believe in Yourself, A Practical Guide in Leading Yourself and Others, 1991), was my first attempt at putting my voice out in the world in written form. I wasn’t even sure anyone would ever read it. But I wrote it as...
January 2023

January 2023

January thoughts from Dr. Nathanson A new year! What does YOUR perfect vocational day look like for you? Have you ever thought about what your perfect work would be? How about a typical workday pattern for the rest of your life? What daily routine would excite you and...
November 2022

November 2022

November thoughts from Dr. Nathanson Today is the most important day in your life. Yesterday is gone, and tomorrow isn’t here yet. All you have is today, best lived moment to moment, learning, loving, being kind, and helpful to others. Humanistic leaders who...
The Humanistic Leader is a visionary

The Humanistic Leader is a visionary

Communicating a clear vision to followers is an essential attribute of a humanistic leader. A clear vision should show the desired end state contrasted with the current state. Once done, a gap will appear, and the humanistic leader can communicate the goals and...
June 2022

June 2022

June thoughts from Dr. Nathanson It’s the little words that count the most-Humanistic Leadership. At work, often, it is the little words that make the most significant impact. Instead of promising big rewards or, unfortunately, the threat of punishment, the...
May 2022

May 2022

May thoughts from Dr. Craig Nathanson The top ten critical thinking skills for a Humanistic Leader To reflect (the ability to pause and think deeply before action)To be humble (The ability to move aside ego, be modest, and not evaluate others as inferior)To be...